Ricky Clarence Hudson

Ricky Clarence Hudson, 63, of Booneville, passed from this life on Tuesday, Dec. 10, in his home near Booneville. He was born July 17, 1950 in San Bernardino, Calif., to Jack Edgar and Thelma L. (Anderson) Hudson.

He was a retired residential care trainer at the Booneville Human Development Center near Booneville and served his country in the Navy. He was a member of the Parkview Baptist Church in Booneville. He enjoyed visiting with friends and family and feeding all the wildlife around his house.

He is preceded in life by one daughter, Leah Marie Jefferis; brothers, Jerry and Jack Hudson; and sisters, Eva Loera and Deborah Hudson.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 13, at Roberts Memorial Chapel in Booneville with burial in Oak Hill Cemetery in Booneville, under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home. There will be no graveside services at the cemetery.

He is survived by his wife Diana of the home; three daughters, Lori Moore of Greenwood, and Lisa Hudson and Lacy Hudson, both of Booneville; one sister, Elaine Hudson of Texas; six grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.

Honorary pallbearers will be Adam Barr, Ricky Phelps, Kaleb Martin, Shawn Dale Wilkins, Adam Wilkins and Shane Wilkins.

To sign online registry go to robertsfh.com