Carl Hudson passed away on May 6, 2018, at the age of 62 years.
A native of North Carolina and son of the late Clifford and Jennie Kiser Hudson, Carl attended the DeVry Institute of Technology, graduated with a degree in Electronic Engineering Technology and the University of North Carolina at Asheville where he received a B.S. in Computer Science.
In 1977, he began his engineering career with Singer-Kearfott in Black Mountain, NC where he was to spend his entire working career, initially in test equipment and ultimately in design engineering. Carl was complimented numerous times over the years by colleagues and customers for the quality of his work and he was very proud of Kearfott’s reputation for exceptional performance and reliability.
Carl served on the board of United Services Credit Union for a number of years.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Teresa Whitaker Hudson, son Kevin, daughter Courtney (Brian), two grandsons Maddux and Brooks, sister Nancy Chapman, and brother Jerry (Emily).
A Celebration of Carl’ s life will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, May 11 in the Chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian, with burial to follow at Calvary Churchyard in Fletcher. His family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 6-8 PM.
In lieu of flowers, the family graciously asks that memorial donations be made to the American Diabetes Association (www.diabetes.org).