Christopher Hudgens |

Christopher Hudgens

Memorial services for Christopher Gene Hudgens of Grass Valley will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at the Nevada City chapel of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

Mr. Hudgens died Sunday, Sept. 12, in a Yuba City motorcycle accident. He was 37.

He was born July 7, 1967, in Sacramento, to Danny Hudgens and Beverly Brandon. He graduated from Marysville High School in 1986. He was a drywall installer for Foster Drywall. He enjoyed riding his Harley. He also enjoyed camping, boating, cooking, gardening and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his companion of six years, Karen Wheat of Grass Valley; father, Danny Hudgens of Grass Valley; mother, Beverly Brandon of Marysville; daughter, Alyssa Hudgens of Grass Valley; step-mother, Nicole Montovan of Grass Valley; sister, Cassie Hudgens of Grass Valley; grandmother, Willetta Hutchinson of Marysville; grandfather, Frederick Gene Hutchinson of Live Oak; girlfriends sons Tyler Scott and Jeremy Wheat; aunts Donna Bagget of Arizona, Susan Hudgens of Oregon, Sonja Jakl of Utah, and Margret Blatt of Yuba City; uncle, Steve Hudgens of Sacramento; cousin, Kess Hudgens of Sacramento; step-sisters Jennifer Braswell of Yuba City, and Amy Lassey of Grass Valley; step-brothers, Jeff, Biggs and Doug Brandon all of Clear Lake, and Matthew Montovan of Grass Valley; and numerous uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Jeff Yorton in 1986; grandparents, Kess and Ruby Hudgens; and cousin, Darren Lovin in 2004.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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