"And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; And there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there by any more pain; for the former things are passed away." A native of Baton Rouge and resident of Ethel, La., she was born July 27, 1949 and died Friday, April 26, 2013 at Ochsner Medical Center. She was 63, a retired Medical Secretary. Visiting at Slaughter Baptist Church on Monday, April 29, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Service at Slaughter Baptist Church on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 10 a.m. conducted by Bro. Basil Wicker. Interment in Oaklawn Cemetery, Centreville, Miss. Survivors include her mother, Cherry Dawson of Slaughter; son, Mike Hughes and fiancee' Kim Langlois of Ethel; sisters, Glenda Baxter of Gloster, Miss. and Rhonda King of Slaughter; brothers, Joe Beavers of Slaughter, Louis Beavers of Parish, Ala., Jerry Beavers of Ethel and Andrew Beavers of Big Springs, Texas; grandchildren, Kate and Olivia Hughes of Ethel. Preceded in death by father, Joseph Edward Beavers; husband, Pete Hughes; granddaughter, Laura Elizabeth Hughes. She was a member of the Slaughter Baptist Church. Thanks to the Emergency Room Staff and the ICU Unit at Ochsner's Hospital at O'Neal Lane in Baton Rouge.