OBITUARY

Wayne Ray Hudmon

February 5, 1947October 25, 2018
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Wayne Ray Hudmon

February 5, 1947-October 25, 2018

Preceded in death by his mother Billie Nelms and Father Melvin Hudmon.

Wayne was an American Hero, known to many as “Walking Wayne” he was raised in Dallas, Texas. At the age of 17 he joined the United States Marine Corps, where he served valiantly in Vietnam. Through his heroic efforts and expert marksmanship, The United States Marine Corp awarded him two Purple Hearts a Bronze Star along with several other ribbons and campaign citations. He loved his country and our Flag immensely.

He traveled across the country working as a professional roofer and later in life as a scrap metal recycler, but he always lived the motto: Once a Marine Always a Marine!

Wayne had passions for traveling, exploring, dancing, playing pool, going to the races, playing his poker games, flying his drone and being with friends.

Wayne loved his family unconditionally, and will always be remembered for that and for his joyful free spirit.

He is survived by, His son Randy Lee of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, his daughter Heather Shropshire of Las Vegas, Nevada and 3 grandsons, Nathan, A’mari and Isiah Shropshire. One Sister Vicki Perez and spouse David and one Brother Ken Nelms and spouse Vicki as well as 3 Nephews and 3 Nieces, Richard, Mike, Quentin, JC, Mira and Faith. His Girlfriend Geri.

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, November 1, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, November 2, 2018
  • Committal Service Friday, November 2, 2018
REMEMBERING

Wayne Ray Hudmon

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Sheri Barr

November 2, 2018

Prayers and love to you all. Many found memories of Wayne. He will greatly be missed. Love Pat and Sheri

kevin lewis

November 2, 2018

Thoughts of comfort and condolences to the grieving family.

Prayers to all in this time of need.

Rest in peace.

SSG Kevin Lewis
PGR Texas
US Army, Retired

Vicki Perez

November 1, 2018

Vicki Perez

October 31, 2018

Wayne's favorite place to eat Leonardo's Mexican restaurant.

Vicki Perez

October 31, 2018

Wayne loved his family.He loved Lindys😊

Vicki Perez

October 31, 2018

Rich loved his uncle Wayne

Vicki Perez

October 31, 2018

Precious memories

Vicki Perez

October 31, 2018

Precious moments cherished

Vicki Ruth Perez

October 31, 2018

Randy Lee

October 31, 2018

LOME