Carroll Gilbert Hudson, 93, of Fletcher, died Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Universal Health Care, Fletcher.
Born in Henderson County, he was the husband of Lois (Israel) Hudson, of Fletcher, and the son of the late George and Minda (Case) Hudson. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Carolyn Elaine Whitaker, a brother, Edward Robertson, and a sister, Margaret Israel.
Carroll was a proud Army veteran of WWII. He loved to travel with his wife and son, especially to the Florida Keys.
He was a member of Boiling Springs Baptist Church for 41 years where he served as a Deacon.
In addition to his wife of 71 years, Carroll is survived by a son, Eddie Hudson, of Naples, NC; five grandchildren: Michael Baldwin, Brent and Ryan Sharpton, and Phillip and Jeremy Whitaker; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at Boiling Springs Baptist Church, 1291 Fanning Bridge Rd., Fletcher, with Pastor Cody Sturgill, Pastor Bill Balcom, Ralph King, and Mike Goforth officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Friends will be received from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM prior to the service at the church.