Judy Hudson

July 14, 1940 ~ June 19, 2021 (age 80)


 Judy Hudson, 80, of Boston, passed away on Saturday June 19, 2021 surrounded by family.  She was born on July 14, 1940 in Shelbyville, KY.   She was a member of The Boston Community Center, Nelson County Homemakers, Member of the World Organization China Painters and The Red Hats.   She was a longtime resident of Boston. A homemaker that loved ceramics, basket weaving, canning and cooking. She published, 50 Years of Cooking, a cookbook of her favorite recipes.          

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mae and Herschel Leathers; daughter, Billie Jo Hudson; sister, Betty Bowles; and brother, Charles Leathers.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, William “Billy” Hudson of Boston; three children, Pat Hudson of New York City,  Brenda (Sidney) Hagan of Bardstown, and Sam Hudson of Boston; four grandchildren, William (Maddie) Hagan, Lucy (Scott) Herrmann, Alex Hagan, and George Hagan; two great-grandchildren, Brian Mark Hagan and John Lloyd Hagan; and several nieces and nephews.

Her funeral service will be 10 am Wednesday June 23, 2021 at Barlow Funeral Home with burial in Hardin Memorial Park. Father Harry Hagan OSB will officiate. Visitation will be 3 to 8 pm Tuesday June 22 and 9 to 10 am Wednesday June 23 at Barlow Funeral Home.                  

Memorial contributions may be made to the Boston Community Center and/or a charity of the donor’s choice.


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