Dwaine Hudson was born and grew up in Nebraska. He graduated from Fairbury High School in 1941 and joined U.S. Navy in 1942, serving as radio operator. After discharge from the Navy in 1948, Dwaine spent 37 years in communications with Santa Fe railroad. He has been married to his wife Eleanor for 63 years. They have 2 grown sons, 3 grand children and 7 great grandchildren.
Dwaine was baptized 1958, and ordained as an elder in 1976. He has served in Kansas City and Topeka Kansas churches.