October 19, 1965 ~ September 15, 2021
Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Leicester, NC
Rodney Jennings Hudgins, 55, passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at Mission Hospital.
Mr. Hudgins was born October 19, 1965, in Asheville, to the late James William and Sandra Elaine Penland Hudgins. He was employed at WilsonArt as a truck loader in the shipping department from 1987 to 2014.
Rodney had a big heart who never knew a stranger. He was a true friend with a very funny sense of humor. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and a friend to many. Rodney will be missed dearly by many, and was always there for everyone. He would give you the shirt off his back and had a heart of gold.
His family include his wife, Tammy Zimmerman Hudgins; daughter, Kristen Hudgins (Dajauann Ray); son, Brandon Hudgins (Jessie); four grandchildren, Jada, Lexi, Colt and Axel; brothers, Jeff Hudgins (Barbara), Bryan Hudgins (Christy) and Barry Hudgins; niece, Amber Montana and her children, Carson and Tayler; nieces and nephews, Tanner, James and Naomi; and his grand dog, Loyalty.
A graveside celebration of life service will be 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 29, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, with Rev. Craig Roberts officiating.
Graveside Service: September 29, 2021 2:00 pm
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
1498 Sand Hill Road
Candler, NC 28715