Beulah Mae Lawson Dudney, age 96, of Madison, and
formerly of Gainesboro in Jackson County, TN, passed away on
Thursday September 27, 2012 at 5:20 A.M. at Kindred Nursing
and Rehabilitation in Madison.
She was born on July 6, 1916 in Jackson County to the late
Jim K. and Verdie Castell Lawson. She married James T.
Dudney on December 23, 1939, who preceded her in death of
63 years on March 5, 2003.
She was preceded in death by 4 brothers, Elmer, Charlie,
Bill, and Luther Lawson. She is survived by her son and
daughter-in-law James S. Sr. (Jimmy) and Mary Dudney of
Madison, Grandson and Granddaughter-in-law James Sidney
Jr. (Jim) and Kari Dudney, Great Granddaughter Ryan
Sidney Dudney of Nashville, several nieces and one nephew.
She was a longtime member of the Free State Church of
Christ in Jackson County. She was a sales clerk at Anderson
Dept. Store, Montgomery Electric and Hardware Co., and
Dudney’s IGA Grocery. Her passions in life was her vegetable
garden and cooking for relatives and friends.
Her family wishes to extend a special thank you to Dr. E.M.
and Janie Dudney and Judy and Tim Chambers for the care
they gave to her through the years, to the entire staff of
Kindred Nursing and Rehabilitation of Madison for their care for
the past 2 years, and to Odyssey Hospice for their care for the
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, September 30,
2012 at 3 P.M. at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home
with Bro. Buck Dozier and Bro. Edward Anderson officiating.
Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery. The
family will receive friends on Saturday September 29, 2012 from
3 til 8 P.M. and Sunday 2 hours prior to service.
Active pallbearers Dr. E.M. Dudney, Tim Chambers, Charles
Reeves, Harold Heady, Randy Bybee, Larry Dudney, John
Cason, Matthew Scoggins.
Memorials may be made to Churches of Christ Disaster
Relief Effort Inc. 410 Allied Dr., Nashville, TN 37211.
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