|JOE T. HUDSON, SR
September 19, 1935 - July 30, 2010
CMSGT Joe T. Hudson, Sr. USAF, Ret'd, age 74, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away Friday, July 30, 2010. He was born to the late O. Lon and Verlie Hundson, September 19, 1935 in Miami, Oklahoma.
Joe graduated from Miami High School and attended North Eastern Oklahoma A & M. He was married to Dorothy J. Crawford Hudson. Joe served in the U.S. Air Force for over 22 years and retired to San Antonio as a Chief Master Sergeant in 1976. He was Residential Manager for the Bexar Appraisal District for 20 years until retirement in 2001. He received many awards and recognition throughout his career. Joe was known to all as an intelligent man with a strong work ethic and a generous heart. He was an avid reader and enjoed spending time with his family, who he said were his greatest accomplishment and joy.
Joe is survived by his wife of 56 years, Dorothy, and his three children and their spouses, Joe, Jr. and Lou Ann Hudson of San Antonio, Texas; Charles and Kathy Hudson of The Woodlands, Texas; and Lea Anne and Juven Garcia, of Pflugerville, Texas. He is survived by 7 grandchildren, 1 granddaughter-in-law, and 2 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of Flowers, the family is requesting donations to be made to the San Antonio Public Library Gift & Memorial Fund.
Visitation will be from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at Misssion Park Funeral Chapels, North. The funeral service will begin at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery with full military honors