Bennie Ray Hudson, age 74, of Ferguson, KY, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018  at Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center.

Bennie was born on August 29, 1944 in Somerset, KY to the late Vangie Belle Neeley Hudson Lee.  He was the manager at B&B Electric in Lexington.  Bennie was a Vietnam veteran of the United States Army.  He was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather.  Bennie cherished his family and grandkids.

He is survived by his wife, Laura Lee Schaefer Hudson, whom he married on February 8, 1969; two sons, Benjamin Andrew (and Kim) Hudson of Somerset and Barry Joseph (and Jetona) Hudson of Somerset; one brother, James (and Delores) Hudson of Lexington; one sister, Pat (and Don) Wilson of Somerset; and four grandchildren, Kayelee Hudson, Macey Hudson, Kaiden Hudson and Brielle Hudson, all of Somerset.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Helen Mounce and Margaret Wilson.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 11:00am until 1:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will follow at 1:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. James Floyd officiating. Burial will be at Mill Springs National Cemetery. Military Honors will be conducted by the American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.

You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website:  www.LakeCumberlandFuneralService.com

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Bennie Hudson.