Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Darrell Wayne Hudson

Born: 11/17/1958

Died: 1/6/2004

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Darrell Wayne Hudson, 45, passed away on January 6, 2004. He was born November 17, 1958, to James and Martha Hudson.

Darrell came from a large family and will be loved and missed by all. He was a longtime employee of Southwestern Roofing. He loved sports, especially fast-pitch softball where he had teams that he played and coached. He was involved in keeping alive the tradition of the Indian State tournament, held annually at Wheeler State Park. He was a member of the Indian Ink Committee who coordinated the 50th anniversary of the Oklahoman Indian Men’s Fast-Pitch Tournament. He was also the director of the ONASA, the committee that is continuing the Indian State Tournament.

Darrell was a member of Victory Baptist Church where he was baptized June 4, 1995.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Martha, and son, David.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley; son Tony; daughter, Darah; granddaughter, Robyn, and grandson, Ocean, all of the home; father James, of Hugo, Oklahoma; brother, Charles and Rejeania of Oklahoma City; sisters, Carol and Mike Merrival of South Dakota, Kay and John Boisevert of Colorado, Sarah Hudson of Oklahoma City, and mother-in-law, Delores Factor of Oklahoma City.