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Obits: George Hughes Judd Jr.

 George Hughes Judd Jr.

Mr. George Hughes Judd Jr., 68, of Advance, died Friday, June 27, 2014 at his home. 

He was born May 26, 1946 in Kingsport, Tenn. to George and Mary Lucille Hobbs Judd. Mr. Judd worked for 25 years at Luscent Technologies and had served in the US Army during the Vietnam War, receiving the Bronze Star, Silver Star and Air Medal.

He is preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Jack Judd. 

Surviving: 2 daughters, Karyn J. Reilly and husband Chris and Susan J. Burton, both of Winston-Salem; a grandson, Gavin Burton; 2 brothers, Gary and Ralph Judd; and a sister, Carol Sams. 

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 2 at Hayworth-Miller Kinderton Chapel. The family received friends following the service at the funeral home. 

Memorials: American Diabetes Assoc., PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312. 

Online condolences: www.hayworth-miller.com.