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Obituary: Bernice Holt Hudgins, 91, Green Co., KY

Mrs. Hudgins was a member of a large, respected Green Co. family. She was a member of Greensburg Cumberland Presbyterian Church and was a retired from Fruit of the Loom, Inc., where she was an inspector
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Mrs. Bernice Holt Hudgins of Greensburg, KY, daughter of the late Arthur E. Holt and Maude F. Whitlow Holt, was born on May 21, 1918 in Green County and departed this life on Monday, July 20, 2009 at the Golden Living Center-Green Hill, Greensburg, KY She was 91 years, one month and 29 days of age.

The funeral services for Mrs. Bernice Holt Hudgins will be conducted 10:00amCT, Friday, July 24, 2009 at the Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main, Greensburg, KY, with burial to follow in the Wilson Cemetery, Green County. Bro. Kevin Brantley will be officiating. Visitation is requested from 4 to 9:00pmCT, Thursday, July 23, 2009 at the Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home and after 7:00amCT, Friday, July 24, 2009, until time of the funeral service.

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Greensburg Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She was retired from Fruit of the Loom, Inc. where she worked as an inspector.

She united in marriage to Carl E. Hudgins on November 15, 1934 who preceded her in death on August 11, 1989.

She was also preceded in death by two sons: Hulett Milton Hudgins and Billy Joe "Louie" Hudgins; and a sister: Elizabeth Mize.

Survivors include the following:
  • Five sons and five daughters-in-law: Harold and Larkie Hudgins and Ray Hudgins all of Greensburg, KY; David and Susan Hudgins of Louisville, KY; Mitchell and Betty Hudgins, Timmy and Cynthia Hudgins and Kay Hudgins all of Campbellsville, KY

  • A sister: Dixie Capps of Brandenburg, KY

  • Eleven grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends
Pallbearers are Harold Hudgins, Ray Hudgins, David Hudgins, Mitchell Hudgins, and Timmy Hudgins

Honorary pallbearers are grandchildren.

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Remembering Bernice Holt Hudgins, 91, Green Co., KY

2009-07-23 - Photo courtesy Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, 206 S. Main ST, Greensburg, KY.
Bernice Holt Hudgins (May 21, 1918 - July 20, 2009)

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