John William Hudson, Jr.
February 18, 1932- December 17, 2019
Johnny Hudson, 87, of Plum Point Road in Huntingtown, MD passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on December 17, 2019. Born John William Hudson Jr. on February 18, 1932 to the late John William Hudson Sr. and Ethel (Simmons) Hudson, he was a United States Army veteran and served in the Korean War. He married Nancy Ann Taylor on May 27, 1955 and together they had five children. Most will remember Johnny Hudson for his dedication to his life’s work building Hudson’s Sunoco and Mini-Mart at the bottom of Plum Point Road and Route 4 in Huntingtown, MD (from 1966 until he retired in 2009).
Mr. Hudson is preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Hudson, and sisters, Ethel Bowen and Sarah (Betty) Collins. He is survived by his brothers, Charles Hudson (Peggy) and Allen Hudson, his sisters, Shirley Clough and Iva Lee Gray, and his five children: Susan Tucker (Stan) of Dunkirk, MD, John W. Hudson III (Eileen) of Prince Frederick, MD, Michael Hudson (Vicki) of Owings, MD, Wayne Hudson (Sharon) of Port Republic, MD, and Joseph Hudson (Jennifer) of St. Leonard, MD. He also leaves behind nine grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren as well as his dear friend, Betty Hoots. Mr. Hudson also loved his dogs deeply and was preceded in death by Timber and Rocky and is survived by Petey. Special thanks to the staff at the Burnett House in Prince Frederick, MD who helped care for him in his final days.
Monday, December 23, 2019