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Rev. Hugh O’ Shields

Hugh O’Shields is a native of Landrum, SC, which is where he attended high school. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in music from Mars Hill College, which is also where he met his future wife, Bettie Virginia Jones. Hugh also obtained his Master of Divinity degree with religious education, as well as a master’s degree in counseling ministry. Hugh and Bettie are the proud parents of three children and have nine grandchildren. Hugh has served three churches in the Durham area, including Bethesda Baptist Church, Gorman Baptist Church, and Olive Branch Baptist Church. He now helps grieving families through tough times as Hudson Funeral Home’s resident chaplain.