William Wheeler Hudson Jr.

Published 8:51 pm Thursday, December 5, 2019

William “Buddy” Wheeler Hudson Jr., 70, of Kill Devil Hills, died December 2, 2019, at his home.

Born in Weldon on February 1, 1949, he was the son of the late Gracie Mae Moseley Hudson and William W. Hudson Sr.

A Vietnam Veteran, Buddy served his country honorably in the United States Army. He continued his service to the community later retiring after a career with the United States Postal Service. His second retirement would follow a career as a landscaper for Pirate’s Cove. In addition to gardening, Buddy loved fishing, NASCAR, Corvettes, and his dog Snow.

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Buddy is survived by son Tyler Hudson of Kill Devil Hills; sisters Barbara Munday, Mana Willard and Jacqueline Scruggs; brother Walter Scruggs III; several nieces and nephews and multiple family members.

In keeping with Buddy’s wishes, the family will hold a service at a later date.

Twiford Funeral Home, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at www.TwifordFH.com.