Sequoyah High School
Funeral services for Hudson SIX , 75, were held June 2, in the Calvary Lutheran Church. Burial was in the Sylvan Cemetery under the direction of Nightingale-Gilmore Funeral Chapel.
Mr. SIX was born July 21, 1922, in Euche, Okla., and he died May 27, 1998. He was a full-blood Cherokee and was raised in a Sequoyah Indian Orphanage in Oklahoma. Mr. SIX was a W.W.11 Veteran, and awarded the Purple Heart. He was past Commander of the Citrus Heights V.F.W. A retired lumber worker and and a well known Indian Elder, respected by everyone and was active in all Indian gatherings and celebrations.
Mr. SIX was preceded in death by his wife, Harriet; and a sister, Nellie SIX.
Survivors include, three daughters, Mary Ruth, Judy Ann and Susan, all of Calif.; two brothers, Franklin and Grant; special niece, Janie; and six grandchildren.