Ira James Hudson Jr., age 48, of East Bend, NC and formerly of Sparta; passed way Thursday, October 8th, 2020 at his residence.
Ira was born July 6th, 1972 in Iredell County, NC to Ira James "Jim" Hudson, Sr. and Rose Wooten Hudson. He was a Machinist by trade and loved working on cars, or just about anything with an engine.
Survivors include in his wife of 28 years, Sandra Hudson of the home; two children: Courtney Moser and husband Lewis of East Bend, Ira James "Trey" Hudson III of the home; two grandchildren: Morgan and Bryson Moser; his parents: Ira James " Jim" Hudson, Sr. and Rose W. Hudson of Sparta; a brother, Alan Hudson of Sparta; a sister, Kathy H. Crouse and husband Randy of Sparta; a nephew, Pierce Nelson; two nieces, Jennifer C. Riglin and husband Kyle of Sparta, Samantha Nelson; a great-niece, Brynlee Riglin of Sparta; his mother-in-law, Christine Becker; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Michael and Tammy Nelson; a special friend, Poss Hamm of Sparta; several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
Funeral Services to honor the life of Ira will be held at 5:00 pm Thursday, October 15, 2020 in the Chapel of Thomas Family Funeral Service, 115 Hawthorne Street, Sparta, NC. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home and other times at the home of Jim and Rose Hudson, 506 Hudson Road, Sparta, NC 28675.
Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to the Bruce Wayne Osborne VFW Post# 7034, Building Fund, PO Box 1838, Sparta, NC 28675.
Thomas Family Funeral Service is honored to be serving the Hudson family. If you wish, online tributes may be extended to the family at www.thomasfamilyfs.com.
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