|Published: 9:12 AM, 05/14/2013
||Last updated: 9:12 AM, 05/14/2013
Author: David Popiel
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
The Cocke County Shrine Club is honoring one of its late
members during the entire annual Shrine paper sale this week in Newport,
announced Jimmy Clark, club president.
"We are honoring the memory of our brother, C. T.
Hudson, who died last year. He was an outstanding Shriner, citizen, and our
friend," said Clark.
Shriners raise funds each May to support the many Shrine
hospitals that treat crippled and burned children. The Cocke County club is
part of the Kerbela Temple, of Knoxville, which has a goal of raising $1
Hudson would have been on the highways this week helping
Shriners raise money to reach the local goal of about $35,000, said Clark.
In 1990, Hudson became a Shriner and volunteered to drive
the van to take children and their parents to area Shrine hospitals at
Greenville, South Carolina; Lexington, Kentucky; and Cincinnati, Ohio, among
"He loved children and they loved him. We could
always depend on his faithfulness to the Shrine cause of helping crippled and
burned children," said Clark.
For more details, please see the Tuesday edition of the
Newport Plain Talk.
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