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Schaub "Slim" Nathaniel Hudgins

September 19, 1923 October 12, 2019
Schaub "Slim" Nathaniel Hudgins
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Schaub “Slim” Nathaniel Hudgins, of Danville, Virginia, passed away on October 12, 2019, at the age of 96. He was born on September 19, 1923, to the late Mattie Jordan Hudgins and the late Joseph P. Hudgins in Person County, NC. Slim was a member of The Tabernacle and honorably served his country in the South Pacific from 1945 – 1947 during WWII in the U.S. Army. He later worked for over 50 years as a Loomfixer at Dan River Mills, Inc. He was the longest surviving employee of Dan River.

Slim was first married to Segasta “Scat” Brumfield Hudgins and later married to Norma Strader Hudgins.

In addition to his wife, Slim is survived by two daughters, Bonnie H. Meadors of Danville and Linda H. Phillips and husband Roger of Newport News, Va.; son Buddy N. Hudgins and wife Judy of Danville; stepson, Spencer McDonald and wife Mary Jo, and step daughter-in-love, Debbie McDonald; seven grandchildren, Nathan and Michael Phillips, Melissa Paulette, Wendy Brooks, Jon Hudgins, and Zach and Hannah Meadors; five step-grandchildren, Kimberlyn, Christian, Graham, Ragan and Mary Brooks McDonald.

Slim was predeceased by two stepsons, Darwin and Steve McDonald, in addition to his parents.

A graveside service will be held at Danville Memorial Gardens, Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Jeff Wright presiding.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Hudgins family. Online condolences may be made at

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2:00 PM 10/15/2019 2:00:00 PM
Danville Memorial Gardens

4849 Riverside Drive
Danville, VA 24541

Danville Memorial Gardens
4849 Riverside Drive Danville 24541 VA
United States

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