Hudson, Carol Barber

Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Carol Hudson
Carol Hudson

Carol Barber Hudson, 73, of Chattanooga, Tennessee passed away peacefully on Monday evening, January 29, with family by her side at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Born in Dayton, Ohio on Aug. 26, 1944, to Martha Threet and Stephens Terrell Barber, she attended Red Bank High School until her mother married J. Mont Lyle, who was a loving father figure. She was a graduate of Marietta High School and the University of Georgia. 

She married William Warren Taylor and had two children, William Kirk Taylor and Shannon Lyle Taylor.

She is survived by her loving husband, John D. Hudson, her son, W. Kirk Taylor, daughter, Shannon L. Gilliam, stepdaughter, Beverly Wilson, stepson, John D. Hudson Jr., and her grandchildren, Meredith Gilliam, Kylee Gilliam, Elinor Miller, Samuel Wilson, John D. Hudson III, Marian Hudson and great-grandson Harlan Miller.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, Feb. 1, from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home.  

Funeral services will follow at 1:30 p.m. in the East Brainerd Chapel. 

Interment will be private. 

Memorial donations may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation.

Arrangements are by the East Brainerd Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 8214 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37421.

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