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Doris Davenport Hudson

August 7, 1931 ~ March 15, 2018 (age 86)
Doris Davenport Hudson, 86 of Roper, passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2018 surrounded by her children. Ms. Hudson was born on August 7, 1931 to Dorothy & McCoy Davenport and was the widow of the late Horace Gregory Hudson, of over 50 years. She was a member of Zions Chapel Church of Christ.

Ms. Hudson loved crocheting, reading books, upholstering, making porcelain dolls, and was a talented seamstress.

Surviving include her children, Daphne Spear and her husband Larry of Roper, Thomas Hudson and his wife Debra of Winterville, Virginia Roberson and her husband Charles of Plymouth, Brenda Brinkley and her husband Earl of Plymouth, and Candy Kent of Jamesville; her sisters Grace Bray of Norfolk, VA and Barbara Booth of Newport News, VA; her brothers Franklin Davenport and his wife Ann of Pine Mountain, GA, Hubert Davenport and his wife Margaret of South Mills, and Bill Davenport and his wife Linda of Virginia Beach, VA; 13 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Ms. Hudson was also preceded in death by her son James E. Hudson and her sister Janice Brabble.

A Celebration of Ms. Hudson's life will be held at 3:00 PM on Sunday, March 18, 2018 in Zions Chapel Church of Christ with Pastor Mark Wilmoth officiating. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 1:30 PM and at other times at their home. Friends may send online condolences by visiting Memorials may be made to Zions Chapel Church of Christ, P. O. Box 99, Roper, NC 27970. Sawyer Funeral Home is serving the Hudson family.

Cemetery Details

Hillside Memorial Gardens

Plymouth, NC, 27962


MAR 18. 01:30 PM - 02:45 PM

Zion's Chapel Church of Christ

6001 NC 32

Roper, NC, US, 27970

Celebration of Life

MAR 18. 03:00 PM

Zion's Chapel Church of Christ

6001 NC 32

Roper, NC, US, 27970

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