Horace Hudgins, the Mayor of Ocilla, has sadly passed away from a heart attack. Known for his remarkable leadership, Horace actively engaged with the community and supported local causes. He was a trusted figure and someone the townspeople could rely on. Horace served as Mayor of Ocilla from 2021 and previously from 2014 to 2015. He was a dedicated leader who prioritized the well-being of the town and its residents. Under his guidance, Ocilla experienced positive transformations and growth. Horace will be remembered for his compassion, open-door policy, and approachability. The community extends thoughts and prayers to his family during this difficult time. Funeral services will be held on July 8, 2023, at Ocilla Church of God.