Mrs. Fudge was born Nov. 22, 1938 in Poteet to Guy Burns and Margaret Brunner Burns. She was a nurse and worked at different rest homes and nursing home around the area. In May 2012, Leon married Welton Fudge.
Survivors include her husband, Welton Fudge; her daughter, Margaret Davis of Corpus Christi; her sons, Glen Davis, Jr., of Mathis, Re Wiley Davis of Springs and Norman Leon Davis, Sr., of Houston; her sister, Betty Lucille Wade of Portland and 16 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Guy and Margaret Burns.
Visitation was held Saturday, Oct. 26 in the Eckols Funeral Home Chapel from 6-9 p.m.
Funeral services began at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 27, also in the funeral home chapel with Russell Briley officiating.
Interment followed in the Kenedy Cemetery with Glen S. Davis, Jr., Glen S. Davis, III, Re Wiley Davis, Norman L. Davis, Sr., Norman L. Davis, Jr., Jay N. Davis, Christopher W. Davis, Daniel Strnad and Jermial Brown serving as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made to: Texas Chapter Paralyzed Veterans of America, 2656 So. Loop W., Ste. 130, Houston, TX 77054.