Visitation for Mr. Hudspeth was held Friday, April 18 from 4-8 p.m. and will be Saturday, April 19 from 1 p.m. until funeral services at 3 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Kevin Medlin and Gene Pearson will officiate the services. Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Hudspeth, age 70, passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at University Medical Center.
He is preceded in death by his father, Samuel Lee Hudspeth Sr.; sister, Sharon O'Neal; and brother-in-law, Tommy O'Neal.
He is survived by his mother, Glady Roland Hudspeth; his wife of 45 years, Carolyn Clay
Hudspeth; daughters, Katherine (Aaron) Stranahan, Merry Hudspeth; grandchildren, Matthew Probst, Julia Stranahan, Olivia Stranahan; beloved granddog, Bob Barker; nieces, Connie Copeland and Susan Buse. Mr. Hudspeth was a Navy veteran and a rural letter carrier with the U.S. Postal Service.
Active pallbearers will be Mike Coursey, Ronnie Jones, Gordon Skeen, Keith Copeland, Cody Copeland, Dale Lyles, Roy Stranahan and Jim Porter.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions may be made in Mr. Hudspeth's memory to the Cumberland Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 522 Castle Heights Ave., Lebanon, TN 37087.
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements, 615-444-7007, obituary line 615-444-7700, partlowchapel.com.