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Graveside Service

Banner Chapel Advent Christian Church
Thursday April 15th, 2021

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Emma Lou Holmes Hudson

Mrs. Emma Lou Holmes Hudson, age 80, passed away on Monday, April 12, 2021 at her residence. Graveside Funeral Services will be 3:00PM-Thursday, April 15, 2021 at Banner Chapel Advent Christian Church Cemetery, Benson, NC. Rev. Glenn McCullen, Rev. C.H. Lee and Dr. Don Sauls will officiate.

Mrs. Hudson was born on July 30, 1940 in Wake County, NC to the late Joseph Dalton and Iva Belle Capps Holmes. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Roy D. Holmes and J. Sherrill Holmes. Mrs. Hudson worked with CP&L, Hudson Tire, and PNC Bank. However, being home with her family was what she loved the most. She was a member of Benson Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church in Benson, NC.

Surviving include her husband of 62 years, Carroll Davis Hudson; son, Roger C. Hudson and wife, Nancy of Wilmington, NC; grandchildren, Ashley Hudson and spouse, Logan; Taylor H. Davis and spouse, Drew; great-grandchildren, Shepard Davis, Greylen Davis, Cori Hudson and Liam Hudson; several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends following the graveside service on Thursday at the cemetery. Flowers are welcomed; however, memorials may be sent to Compassion International, www.compassion.com, or to Samaritan’s Purse, www.samaritianspurse.org.

In accordance with NC-COVID-19 guidelines, the funeral home suggests practicing social distancing and the three W's: wait, wash, and wear a face covering. Masks are required for all services.

The family appreciates your thoughts and prayers.

Condolences may be sent to the family at roseandgraham.com.

Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC

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So sorry for your loss. I just found out when I got back to town. She was a lovely person that everyone loved. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you all in a very special way.

Beverly Mclamb Apr 21 2021 4:13 PM

So sorry for your loss. Janice Allen Lee

Janice Lee Apr 15 2021 5:21 PM

Carroll and Roger you have our deepest sympathies for the loss of Emma Lou. Our thoughts are with you at this time.

Cherie Parker Sherron and Dale Sherron Apr 15 2021 9:36 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Emma Lou Hudson

Cherie Parker Sherron and Dale Sherron Apr 15 2021 9:27 AM

Carroll & Roger, our thoughts and prayers are with you. She was such a sweet lady. Johnny & Donna Smith

Johnny Smith Apr 15 2021 8:48 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Emma Lou Hudson

Woody, Gail and Courtney Weeks Apr 14 2021 9:44 PM

Emma Lou was a dear friend to Marie and I. We became pastor of Benson Church fresh out of college. They loved us and welcomed us into their lives. We spent lots of time together in the Lord's work and in leisure times also. We love this precious family and pray for Carroll, Roger and others.

Dr. Don, Marie, Donna and Dale Sauls Apr 13 2021 5:24 PM

Carroll and Roger and family
Emma Lou was a very special person to me.
May the peace that only God provides be with you all during this life changing journey! Love you and praying for you!! Hugs!!

Sue A. Jernigan Apr 13 2021 11:04 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Emma Lou Hudson

Sue A. Jernigan Apr 13 2021 11:02 AM

Thoughts and prayers from Curtis and Beth Lee.

Curtis Lee Apr 13 2021 10:13 AM

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