Clyde “Bud” Hobart Hussey, 87, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, NC.

Funeral Service will be  3:00 PM, Sunday, July 28 , 2019 at Acorn Ridge Baptist Church, with Dr. John Williamson and Reverend Chad Nall  officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow in Unity Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 1:30 PM and at the home of his sister, Estelle Wallace, 208 Claude Road, Robbins, NC 27325.

Clyde was a native of Moore County.  He served his country in the United States Army.  He worked in the textile industry for many years. Clyde could fix anything, like small engines and watches.   He enjoyed woodworking and flying remote airplanes. He loved music, playing the guitar, banjo, bass and mandolin.  Clyde and his wife Carolyn were members of the gospel group the “Family Singers”. He was a son of the late Fentress and Zola Needham Hussey and was preceded in death by 6 siblings.

Clyde is survived by his wife of  61 years, Carolyn; sisters: Hilda Morgan, Estelle Wallace, Margaret Upchurch, Katie Rodgers; brother: Gerald Hussey; sisters-in-law: Janice Hussey, Etheline Hussey;  many nieces, nephews and friends.

Memorials may be made to Unity Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 849 Mount Carmel Road, Carthage, NC 28327 or the charity of your choice..

Kennedy Funeral Home is honored to serve the Hussey Family.

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  1. to Ethelene hussy. my condolences to your loss of your brother. I never knew him, but my wife and-  I used to live beside you and your family in 1964 in star. [ Richard and Margaret [ p-nut ]-  may you find peace-  from your loss hope you and family are o

  2. Prayers for the Hussey family. –  We are friend of Margaret and Jerry, and we have heard lots about your family.-  It’s wonderful to have a strong family relationship, always, and particularly at the end of life for a loved one. –  Darrell & Dottie Lewis

  3. To the family: You are in our thoughts and prayers. Sorry for your loss.
    Love & Prayers
    Harold, Pat, & Misty Clark
    Psalms 116:15

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