Martha Jane Hudson, 87, of New London, Missouri, passed away at 5:36 p.m. Saturday, August 2, 2014, at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia, MO.
Funeral Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. Father Mike Quinn and Rev. Richard Epperson will officiate. Burial will be at Barkley Cemetery in New London, MO.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Hudson was born November 11, 1926, in Hannibal, MO to Jacob Leroy and Evelyn Calvin Dotson.
She was married to Harold L. Hudson on July 5, 1950, in Hannibal, MO.  He preceded her in death July 28, 2014.
Survivors include 2 sons, Dennis H. Hudson (Janet K.) of New London, MO, and Dale L. Hudson (Tammy L.) of New London, MO; 1 sister, Rose M. Cole of Hannibal, MO; 6 grandchildren,  Adam D. Hudson, Angie Cook, Jacob Hudson, Ashley Hudson, Kachina Hudson and Chance Hudson;  9 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
Mrs. Hudson was a homemaker, wife, mom and grandmother.  She liked to fish and help her husband on the farm. Mrs. Hudson loved spending time with her grandchildren, her family was her life.  She also enjoyed reading her bible.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Kachina Hudson, Ashley Hudson,  Donna Hudson,  Danni Hudson,  Jason Cook, and Jacob Hudson.
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