Mary Francis Deal Hudgens

Mary Francis Deal Hudgens, 89, of Monticello, passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

She was born February 16, 1929 in Crossett, to the late Frank Deal and Mary Susie Akin Deal.

She was the widow of Maurice “Jack” Hudgens, a homemaker and a Christian.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by one brother, Randall Deal; and two sisters, Polly Meeks and Betty Deal.

Survivors include four daughters, Debra Andrews and husband Wayne of Monticello, Melissa Sepahrom and husband Joe of Cleburne, Texas, Sharon Rundio and husband Steve of Prairie Grove, and Karen Guyette and husband Mark of Shreveport, Louisiana; seven grandchildren, Melanie, Sara, Kara, Tonya, Ryan, Austin and Shawna Nicole; fifteen great grandchildren; two brothers, Billy Deal and Dewey Deal; and one sister, Sandra Johnson.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with Rev. Tim Parke officiating.