Barbara Donas Hudson, 59, died Saturday, November 21, 2009 at Hospice Ministries in Ridgeland.
Services will be 10am Monday at Springs of Praise Church with burial in Old Crystal Springs Cemetery.
Physically challenged, she overcame numerous obstacles in her life. She was devoted to her faith, to her family and to her church. For many years as “Wrecker Girl” on the CB radio, she encouraged truckers as they traveled across the United States. These faithful truckers took her into their hearts and blessed her with their kindness and visits. She never met a stranger and always had a ready smile. Barbara was a member of Springs of Praise where she was a graduate of Bible School and obtained her ministerial license. She was a guest speaker at numerous churches sharing her testimony of faith and determination.
Barbara was preceded in death by her mother, Frances Hudson.
She is survived by her father, William Thomas Hudson; brother, Billy Hudson; sister, Sharron White and husband J.D.; niece and nephew, Robin and Jeremy Martin; nieces, Michelle Shaw and Angie Hudson; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.