Mrs. Vera Brown Hughes, age 89, of Trion, Georgia passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at the Oak View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Mrs. Hughes was born in Summerville, Georgia on April 9, 1927, daughter of the late Clifford Brown and Etta Hartline Brown. She was an avid Braves Fan and loved to fish, cook, play cards and spending time with her grandkids and great grandkids. She was a member of the Spring Creek Baptist Church and prior to retirement was a machine operator in several of the local glove mills. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Hughes was preceded in death by two sons, Ronnie Hughes and Larry Hughes; brothers, Wayne “Booger” Brown and Willard Brown; sister, Monk Bowman; an infant sister; step-son, David Hughes; and a step-grandson, Randy Hughes.
Mrs. Hughes is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Allen and Vicki Hughes; daughter, Andra Hughes; stepson and daughter-in-law, Micky and Joyce Hughes; three grandchildren, Jason Hughes, Justin Hughes and Amanda Bartlett; 9 great grandchildren; special friend, Betty Brinkley and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Hughes will be held Friday, February 17, 2017 at 4:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Rev. Winston Renfroe, Mr. Phil McGuire and Mr. Michael Lee Stancil officiating. Interment will follow in the West Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jason Hughes, Eddie Hughes, Jacob Hughes, Jerry Timmons, Josh Bennett and Jagger Hughes. Honorary Pallbearers will be Barbara Hughes, Sharon Hughes, Megan Hughes, Amanda Bartlett, Vicki Hughes and all great grandchildren.
Mrs. Hughes will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends Friday afternoon from 1:00 P.M. until the funeral hour.
Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Vera Brown Hughes. Please visit www.coffmanfh.net to sign online guestbook and to post condolences.