WAYNE B. HUDGENS (1912-2003)

Minnie & Wayne Hudgens brother & sister 1932?

WAYNE B.6 HUDGENS (WILLIAM T.5, THOMAS BENTON4, WILLIAM LEWIS3, JAMES2, JAMES1) was born 12 APR 1912 in Illinois, and died 8 OCT 2003 in Parkway Manor, Marion, Williamson Co., IL. He was buried 13 OCT 2003 in Lakewood Memorial Park, Elgin, Kane Co., IL.

He married Vera L. FERRELL 7 DEC 1935 in Cobden, Union Co., IL. She was born 2 NOV 1917 in Jonesboro, Union Co., IL, and died 20 DEC 1973 in Marion Memorial Hospital, Marion, Williamson Co., IL.

He married Imogene JENT AFT 1973. She was born 15 JUN 1915 in Williamson Co., IL, and died 26 NOV 2004 in National Health Center, St. Charles, MO.

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Child of WAYNE HUDGENS and Vera FERRELL is:



Churchville MD

3 Responses to WAYNE B. HUDGENS (1912-2003)

  1. Derek S. Hudgens says:

    Just thought I would contribute additional information concerning Wayne Hudgens. In addition to Gerald Hudgens, he had two additional sons; Bruce and Len. Gerald Hudgens has 3 children; Kurtis A. (1/10/1962), Laura D. (02/16/1965) and Derek S. (11/18/1966). Laura D. has 3 children; Ben, Jacob and Sammy. Derek has 2 children; Lauren E. (07/09/2001) and Audrey E. (1/23/2005).

    Derek S. Hudgens

  2. Derek S. Hudgens says:

    Additional information re: Wayne Hudgens (from funeral service announcement):

    Marion – Wayne B. Hudgens, 91, died at 8:25 P.M. on Wednesday, October 8, 2003 at Parkway Manor

    Wayne was born April 12, 1912 to William T. and Rose “Benedict” Hudgens in Union County. He married Vera L. Ferrell on December 7, 1935 in Union County and she preceded him in death on December 20, 1973.

    Wayne owned a auto body shop in Johnston City, a member of the Mt. Hebron Cumberland Presbyterian Church; 32nd Degree Mason – Scottish Rites Bodies of Southern Illinois, Belleville; Blue Lodge #89 Marion; Eastern Star #57 (past Worthy Patron) Marion; Sword of Bunker Hill, Little Egypt Order #63 Centralia.

    Wayne was an avid sports follower of Elgin High School football and basketball teams during the 50’s and 60’s, president EHS Sports Booster Club, attended and played football at Elgin High School, graduated from Dundee High School in 1928.

    Survivors include:
    3 Sons – Dr. Gerald A. and wife Joan Hudgens of Churchville, MD
    Bruce R. Hudgens of Flagstaff, AZ
    Leonard W. and wife Betty Hudgens of Wildwood, MO
    6 Grandchildren
    4 Great-Grandchildren

  3. Lois Ferrell says:

    I am first cousin to Vera Ferrell. Her father, John, is my uncle. I have spent the last three days researching your family. We lost touch with all of Uncle John’s family when my father died in 1941 except for a brief visit from Vera in about 1944.

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