ANNA LEE HUGHES
Anna Lee Hughes, 84, of Fairmont, NC (formerly of
Gilboa, WV) passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2017
at the McLeod Hospice House in Florence, SC. Born
December 29, 1932, in Glen Ferris, WV, she was a
daughter of the late James and Pearl Hayes. She was
also preceded in death by her husband, Bob Hughes in
2004, her eldest daughter, Patty Bennett, in 1994, and
her grandson, Howie Bennett in 2015.
Anna spent many happy years as a military wife and
homemaker around the US raising her four girls. When
living in Summersville during the active military time and
after Bob retired, she worked at Johnson’s Department
Store for many years. Anna was an avid gardener,
growing and preserving an abundance of vegetables and
fruits. She loved her many dogs and cats that were part
of her family throughout the years. She also enjoyed
cooking, reading and journaling.
Survivors include daughter Sandy (Harold) of
Fairmont, NC, daughter Penny (John) of Lawrenceville,
GA, and daughter Bobbie (Rob) of Tomball, TX; seven
grandchildren, Annie Cogar, Christina Cochran, Becky
Chittum, JR Walton, Michael McCarver, Mason Lanch and
Cameron Lanch; and 17 great grandchildren. She is also
survived by her sisters Helen Sparks, Nancy Hurst,
Norma Neil, and Pat Mansfield.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 PM on
Saturday, November 18, 2017 at White Funeral Home in
Summersville, WV with Reverend Kenny Hayes
officiating. The family will receive friends beginning at 12:
15 that day.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.