Audrey Lois Hudson, 89, of Vidor, died Saturday, June 1, at Vidor Health and Rehabilitation. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, June 6, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. Burial will follow at Orange Forest Lawn Cemetery in West Orange. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home.

Born in Port Arthur, on Sept. 8, 1923, Audrey was the daughter of Ayres Augustus and Edna Myrtle (Weeks) Vardaman. She worked as a lab technician at DuPont for almost 30 years before she retired.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clarence “Red” Hudson; and sister, Mary Clanan.

Audrey is survived by her daughter, Janie Hudson Whitehead and husband, Gene of Vidor; son, Randy Hudson and wife, Suzanne of Nederland; grandchildren, Kenny Don Bush and wife, Susan of Plano, Lisa Bush of Lufkin, Ryan Hudson of Nederland, Lindsey Parigi and husband, Chris of Nederland; four great-grandchildren, with one on the way; and brother, David Vardaman and wife, Bettye of Orange

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Research Center, 640 Jackson St, St. Paul, MN 55101.