Evelyn L. Hudson, food service worker

November 16, 2012

Evelyn L. Hudson, 83, of Millsboro passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2012.

Mrs. Hudson was born Oct. 16, 1929, in Berlin, Md., to the late Levin and Lina J. Murray Baker. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband Halton M. Hudson in 2005 and a granddaughter, Karla Raye Simpson.

She worked for Millsboro High School as a cafeteria worker for about 15 years, and she also worked in the kitchen of Green Valley Terrace and Maple Grove nursing homes.

She attended the Millsboro Wesleyan Church. She was a homebody. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who always put her family first.

She is survived by a son, Halton M. Hudson and his wife Debra of Millsboro; daughter, Linda Appling and her husband Douglas of Dagsboro; half sister, Beatrice Hudson of Dagsboro; grandchildren, Jeff and Jessica Hudson of Millsboro, Brad and Katie Hudson of Milford, Brian Hudson of Millsboro, and Kevin and Kim Cooper of Millsboro; and 12 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 20, at Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St., Millsboro, where friends may call one hour prior. Pastor Chuck Reynolds will officiate. Interment will follow at Carey’s Cemetery in Frankford.