Norma Hughes

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Norma Hughes

March 12, 1934 - August 05, 2018

Norma E Hughes, 84, of Perrysville, Ind., died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at The Waters of Covington in Covington, Ind.
She was born March 12, 1934, in Gessie, Ind., the daughter of John and Mae (Keister) Hines.
A life resident of the Gessie area, she graduated from Perrysville High School in 1952. She was employed at Hyster, farmed with her husband, served on the North Vermillion School Board, Vermillion County Library Board and precinct election board.
She enjoyed her children's and grandchildren's sports, canning, gardening and genealogy research.
Norma married Chris Martin Hughes on January 26, 1950, in Perrysville. He died March 28, 2007.
Surviving is a son, Jon M. Hughes of Perrysville; four grandchildren, Christopher and Jackie Hughes, Zach and Abbi Montgomery; four great-grandchildren, Hadley Defebaugh, Marquee Hall, Madeline Powell, and Mitchell Powell. Her parents; husband; son, Norman; daughter, Crystal Anderson; brother, Claude Hines; and sister, Gladys Prather, preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. EDT Thursday, Aug. 9, at Shelby Funeral Home, Covington, with Pastor Robert Fairchild officiating. Burial: Hopewell Cemetery. Visitation: 5-8 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Aug. 8. Condolences to the family: www.shelbyfuneralhome.com
Published on August 6, 2018
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Rena Washington
Aug 07, 2018
Sorry for your loss, I enjoyed taking care of your mom at the waters, Rest in peace Norma.
Debbie Nickle
Aug 07, 2018
The last time I saw you, you were singing You are my sunshine as the band played!
Ronda Graves
Aug 07, 2018
Jon I am so sorry to read the news. Our hearts go out to you. You have been on a long journey with all that has went on. May Norma rest in peace as she is with the rest of your angels in heaven now.
Amber Schanlaub
Aug 07, 2018
It was always a joy seeing her out and about. She had the prettiest smile I've ever seen. It was an honor to know her. She was an amazing woman. God bless you Norma, we will miss you. 💜 you forever.
Lisa Jewell CNA
Aug 06, 2018
I enjoyed and loved taking care of Norma the last 5 months I have worked at The Waters!! I became very attached to her and gave her all my love everyday taking special care of her! Every day she would smile at me as I leaned towards her ear and sang the song My girl! To her! She didn't care that I really can't sing she just looked at me and smiled! Made my day!! On Sunday I went in and sat with her and told her I loved her and she mumbled it back to me! She's forever in my heart!! Prayers to all the family! 💜 U Norma!!