Betty Hudson Hogan passed to the next adventure January 12, 2022 having very nearly reached the ripe old age of 93. Born in Birmingham, AL, she lived as a child for a time in Houston and St. Louis before moving to Chattanooga. She graduated from Chattanooga High School and earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Chattanooga, where she was listed in Who’s Who among American Universities and Colleges and a member of Chi Omega Sorority.
A retired medical technologist, she was a member of The Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul where she served on the Women’s Guild. She was a lifetime member of the Ladies of Charity, the Chi Omega Alumni Association, and the Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. She volunteered at the Community Kitchen and Memorial’s Center for Cancer Support for many years.
She and her husband Stan were bona-fide world travelers, having visited all seven continents and too many countries to count.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley G. Hogan; her parents, Marguerite and William A. Hudson; her daughter, Susan Hudson Kono; her son James R. Hudson; and her stepdaughter Deanne Hogan Chapman.
She is survived by her sons, Rev. Cliff Hudson (Jill), and David Hudson (Renee), and son-in-Law, Frank Chapman. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Maggie Kono, Clifford, Jamie, Paige and Taylor Hudson; Erika Collins, Robert Gordon, Melanie Black, Joe Chapman, and a full gaggle of great-grandchildren.
A Funeral Mass will be held at The Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul at a time and date to be announced.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, 214 East Eighth Street, Chattanooga TN 37402 or the Ladies of Charity, 2821 Rossville Blvd, Chattanooga TN 37407.
The family would like to publicly thank the entire staff and management of The Bridge, Ooltewah for their loving, caring ministry.
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Arrangements by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Chapel.
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The Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
214 East Eighth Street, Chattanooga TN 37402
The Ladies of Charity
2821 Rossville Blvd., Chattanooga TN 37407