Susan Hudson

Obituary of Susan Carpenter Hudson

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our dear sister Susan Carpenter Hudson, age 64 of Wytheville, VA on Tuesday, October 13, 2020. She was born December 29, 1955 in Willimantic, Connecticut to the late William Perry and Margaret Carmody Carpenter. Susan had returned to Wytheville after her retirement as a System Analyst for Genworth Financial. She worked in the IT field most of her career. She was a devoted volunteer for the Greater Richmond Alzheimer’s Association Walk which she chaired for several years. She devoted her time, talent, and energy to raise money for this organization. Susan was an avid NASCAR fan and loved to travel to races. She never met a stranger and enjoyed being with her family and many friends. Survivors include her two sisters and brothers-in-law, Donna and Chet Anderson of Wytheville; Margaret and Bill Sutherland of Florida; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Dr. William “Bill” and Barbara Carpenter of Great Falls, VA; Michael “Mike” Carpenter and companion Meg of TN; David and Joan Carpenter of Wytheville; Danny and Anita Carpenter of Wytheville; eleven nieces and nephews, Donald, Cindy, Catherine “Cat”, Stephen, Andrew, Kelly, Mary, Kristen, Zeb, Zach and Tanner. Memorial service will be held 1 P.M. Saturday, October 17, 2020 at the Grubb Funeral Home. The family requires everyone in attendance to wear a mask. In lieu of flowers the family request donation be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the Nation Kidney Foundation. Online condolences can be sent to the family at Arrangements by Susan’s family is in the care of Grubb Funeral Home in Wytheville, VA