Valarie Ann Hudspeth

February 17, 1942April 10, 2018

Valarie Ann Hudspeth, 76, of Beaverton, passed away on April 10, 2018. Valarie was born in Ontario, Oregon on February 17, 1942 to Harold R. Fivecoat and Erva E. Benson. She attended high school in Madras, Oregon, where she met her husband A. Ellis Hudspeth. They married in Madras on June 3, 1960. Valarie and Ellis were dedicated parents to five children. She loved traveling and gardening but, above all else, her greatest joy was being with her family. Valarie never missed a sporting event, play or concert. She was an amazing Wife, Mother and Grandmother. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Beaverton, as well as the National Gardening Association. She also served on the Oregon Ostomy Board of Directors and the Christian Women’s Job Corps Board of Directors. She is survived by her husband A. Ellis Hudspeth; brother Larry Fivecoat (Marilyn), of Madras; son Brad Hudspeth (Lani), of Bend; daughter Keeli Plummer (Shaun), of Tigard; son Wade Hudspeth (Lisa), of Beaverton; daughter Kandi Hudspeth (Angie), of Tigard; daughter Wendi Gambee (Bradley), of Chandler AZ; grandchildren Amy (Cory), Bryan, Adam (Tiffany), Cooper, Maddie, Carson, Hayden, Peyton, Reilly, Griffin, Colton, Durham and Braden; great-grandchildren Mack, Gunnar and Ranger. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association or the United Ostomy Associations of America at


16 May

Memorial Service

12:00 pm

First Baptist Church of Beaverton

5755 SW Erickson Ave
Beaverton, Oregon 97005

Memorial service with reception to follow.

Valarie Ann Hudspeth

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