Delmar Jack Hudson was born October 4, 1921, in Parthenon, Arkansas to Grover Cleveland and Helen Estelle (Matlock) Hudson. He passed from this life Tuesday, May 2, 2017, in Owasso, Oklahoma, at the age of 95 years. Jack was raised and educated in Tulsa, Oklahoma and graduated with the Central High School Class of 1940. He was married February 9, 1944, in Coffeyville, Kansas to Betty May (Schaeffer) Hudson. Jack spent most of his working life as a Metallurgist Engineer with McDonnell Douglas Aircraft in Tulsa. He attended First Baptist Church in downtown Tulsa. Jack enjoyed a variety of pastimes such as fishing at Grand Lake and Lake Tenkiller, duck hunting, cycling, helping Betty at her picture framing shop, and most of all he loved his family. Loving family members include:
Donna Best, of Owasso
Delmar Jack Hudson Jr. and wife Yvonnia, of Sugarland, Texas
5 Grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, brother, Grover Cleveland Jr., and son-in-law, Don Best.
The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff at Baptist Village and Evergreen Care Center in Owasso for their care of Jack. Arrangements were entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service of Owasso.
Donna , Just wanted to let you know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
— daniel klahr, Thursday – May 4, 2017
Donna: So sorry to hear about Jack. He was a good friend to me at Baptist Village. I enjoyed his storys when we were supposed to be exercising. He was a real good friend and gentleman. He will be missed..
— clifton&delores Cummins, Sunday – May 7, 2017
Thinking of you at this time. Bobby Jones enjoyed visiting with your father. We are grateful their paths crossed.
— Thomas and Eileen Jones, Wednesday – May 10, 2017