Carlton Bennett Hudson
by Jason Lowrey
Aug 10, 2014 | 838 views | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Dr. Carlton Bennett Hudson, 78, of Canton, and formerly of Cartersville, passed away on Aug. 7, 2014, in the company of his loving family. Dr. Hudson was born on March 19, 1936, in Houston, Texas, to the late Helen Mary Peake and John Bennett Hudson. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Martha Hudson Kirkpatrick.

After attending the University of Texas and Southwestern Medical School, Dr. Hudson served in the U.S. Air Force before being honorably discharged. Dr. Hudson practiced radiology for 40 years in north Georgia. He was an active member of First Baptist Church of Canton.

Dr. Hudson is survived by his loving wife Sandra; three sons, Edward and his wife Beth of Acworth, Michael and his wife Emily and their two children Margaret Rose and Lucile of Cartersville, and John and his wife Tina and their children Kara, Joseph and Grant of Cartersville; and one stepson, Bill Waits of Canton.

The family will receive friends Saturday, Aug. 9, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Darby Funeral Home, Canton. A celebration service honoring the life of Dr. Hudson will be held Monday, Aug. 11, at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Canton.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church Canton, Mission Fund or The Foundation for Parkinson’s Research at www.michaeljfox.org.