Posted on Oct 23, 2013 - 02:23 PM

Kenneth Healy Hudgins, 86, of New Point, Va., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Rappahannock General Hospital.

He was a retired tug boat captain from Allied Towing Company, and was a member of Beulah United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George C. and Eunice "Miss Vedie" Hudgins; two sisters, and one brother.

He is survived by his wife, Margaret P. Hudgins; three children, Karen Lord, Susan Gay Otey, and Kenneth H. Hudgins Jr.; two grandchildren, Jessie and Kenny Bowmer, and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at 7 p.m. in Foster-Faulkner Funeral Home, Mathews, Va. Visitation followed the service. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Kenneth’s memory to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, Va. 23058-5216.