Nellie M. Hudson, 95

Nellie M. Hudson, 95, of Dagsboro, Del., formerly of Ocean View, Del., passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at home. She and her late husband operated a poultry farm in Ocean View, where she lived for more than 59 years. She was a longtime member of the Dagsboro Church of Christ.

Hudson was preceded in death by her parents, Vernon and Ethel (Lynch) Hudson; and her husband, Stanley G. Hudson. She is survived by her daughter, Carolyn H. Hall and her husband, David, of Dagsboro; three grandchildren, Dr. Bethany Hall Long of Middletown, Del., Don S. Hall and his wife, Lisa, of Dagsboro, and Dean A. Hall, also of Dagsboro; three great-grandchildren, John R. Hall of Dagsboro, Brock Long of Middletown and Hunter Ray Hall of Dagsboro.

A funeral service will be held at noon on Friday, Feb. 27, 2009, at the chapel of Melson Funeral Services, Thatcher Street, Frankford, Del., where friends may call after 11 a.m. Burial will be in Carey’s Cemetery, Frankford. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963; or Dagsboro Church of Christ, 28001 Dagsboro Rd., Dagsboro, DE 19939.