Velta Sue Hughes

Velta Sue Hughes, age 67, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, March 7, 2013, at Midland Memorial Hospital. Sue was born in Plainview, Texas on April 28, 1945 to Albert & Ruth Sanders. She married Michael C. Hughes in Odessa October 25, 1968. She was preceded in death by her father and mother. She is survived by her loving husband, Michael Hughes; son, Leonard Norried (Jamie) of Lindale, TX; her daughters, Melinda Hendley (Kent) of Carlsbad, N.M. and Kerrie Korssjoen (Jeff) of Midland. Her sister, Shirley Hill (Bob) of Midland and brother, John Emberlin of Alto, NM. Three wonderful grandchildren, Erica Smith, Michael Rasco, and Tyler Hughes; three great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild on the way. Services will be Saturday, March 9 at American Heritage Funeral Home at 4020 N. FM 1788 at 11:00a.m. with Cody Sikes officiating. Internment with be at Sunset Memorial Gardens. She will be laid to rest beside her mother, as she wished. In lieu of flowers, send donations in Sue's name to the Lonestar Animal Sanctuary.

Published in Midland Reporter-Telegram on Mar. 9, 2013