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1938 Robert 2023

Robert Hudgins Jr.

August 30, 1938 — October 12, 2023

Robert Harris Hudgins, Jr., 85, of Tappahannock, passed away on October 12, 2023. He was a strong Washington Redskins and Jeff Gordon fan. He also enjoyed his time as a karate instructor, fishing, piloting airplanes, riding his trike, and all things motorcycles. Robert was a passionate supporter of Tunnels to Towers.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Laverne Hudgins; parents, Maisey and Robert H. Hudgins Sr.; sisters, Ruth Temple Baylock (Robert) and Judith Ainsley.

Robert is survived by his children, Robert H. Hudgins III (Edie), Donna Powell (Gary), Melody Hemby (Tom); sisters, Rose Ellen Harper (Charles), Wanda Lee Laing (Neil); brother-in-law, Davis Ainsley; nine grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 21, 2023 at Ephesus Baptist Church, Dunnsville, VA.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Robert’s favorite charity, Tunnels to Towers at 2361 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, New York, 10306.
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