Bruce Hudson, age 85, of Monticello, Kentucky, died Friday, July 16, 2004 in Monticello after a short illness.  
He was born at Smithsboro, Kentucky into the home of Harvey and Armelda Mullins Hudson.  He was married to
Lois McIntosh Hudson until she passed away in April 2000.  He was also preceded in death by three brothers;
Cornelius Hudson, Lauza Hudson, and Burley Hudson, four sisters; Nettie Everage, Ethel Hudson, Cornie Hudson
and one unnamed sister who died in infancy.  He is survived by two sisters; Thelma Richardson of Amburgey,
Kentucky, Allie Williams of California, Kentucky, two brothers; R.B. Hudson of Hamilton, Ohio; and Oscar
Hudson of Buckhorn, Kentucky.  A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws, special friends and neighbors also
survive. He loved everyone and was loved by many.

    Funeral services were held Monday, July 19 at noon at the funeral home chapel, burial followed at Elk
Springs Cemetery in Monticello.  Pallbearers were Dale Richardson, Kenneth Everage, Harvey Everage, Joshua
Richardson, Vernon Williams and Ronnie Whitaker.  Hoyt G. Hickey and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of
Bruce Hudson