Walter "Bryan" Hudson, Sr.

Walter “Bryan” Hudson, Sr., 63, of Singer, Louisiana, died Thursday morning at DeQuincy Memorial Hospital.  Born September 6, 1953, in Beaufort, SC, Bryan graduated from high school in St. Petersburg, FL and attended the University of Southern Florida.  He worked as an EMT in Florida until returning to Louisiana in 1984, making his home in Singer near his father’s farm.


Bryan worked at Dental Plus as a lab technician until retiring for medical reasons.  United in marriage with Darlene Wilson in 1992, they continued residence in the Beehive Community until her premature death in 2004.


He is survived by his sons, Walter B. Hudson, Jr. of Singer, LA, Ed Ross and Ester of Humble, TX; brothers, Capt. Thomas W. Hudson and Robbie of The Woodlands, TX, Bob Hudson and Tessa of DeRidder, LA, Dr. Charles Hudson and Donna of DeRidder, LA, Rodger “Buddy” Hudson and Donna of Dallas, TX, Matt Hudson and Corrine of Singer, LA; sister, Debra Dawn Hudson and Ronnie Cagle of Singer, LA; granddaughters, Marlene Ross, Jenna Ross, and Kayla Ross all of Humble, TX; one great grandchild, Keenan Ross; and a host of nieces, nephews, friends and family. He is preceded in death by his wife, Darlene W. Hudson, and his parents, Benjamin and Margaret Hudson. 


Visitation was held on Friday, September 16, 2016 from 4:00-9:00 pm at Myers Colonial Funeral Home in DeRidder, LA.  Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 2:00 pm also at Myers Colonial Funeral Home.  Burial will follow at Hopewell Cemetery in Dry Creek, LA.