Nellie B. Hughes
1938 - 2020
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age 81, of Gary, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at Methodist Hospital Southlake Campus. She was born June 11, 1938 to the late Virgil and Carrie B. Myhand. Nellie attended school at Gary Roosevelt. She accepted Christ and was a faithful member of St. John Baptist Church. Nellie worked at Albert Givens Manufacturing Company in East Chicago, Indiana. She retired after many years of service. Nellie is preceded in death by son Anthony (Squid/ Tony) Hughes, parents Virgil and Carrie B. Myhand, and Sister Jerry Anderson. Nellie is survived by her sister Laura Anderson, special nieces Faye Dillon, Anita Grady, Andrea Cox, brother in law John Anderson, special family friend Milton Mable, and a host of family members and friends. View & Go Visitation Thursday April 16, 2020 from 9-1:00p.m. with funeral services to follow at 1:00 p.m. All services at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery.



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Published in Post-Tribune on Apr. 12, 2020.
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April 21, 2020
MY LATE CONDOLENSES TO FAMILY OF NELLIE HUGHES. SHE WILL BE MISSED.I HADNT SEEN HER IN A FEW YEARS. I WOULD ALWAYS TEASE HER BECAUSE WE HAD THE SAME BIRTHDAY-JUNE 11. REST IN PEACE NELLIE HUGHES
EMMA DEMPSEY
April 20, 2020
Thank you for being a part of my life. May you rest in peace. Love Floyd
Floyd Kirkendall Jr.
April 20, 2020
Floyd Kirkendall Jr.
April 19, 2020
Please accept my deepest sympathies.
Robert/Butchie Smith
April 15, 2020
May God Bless the Hughes family during your hours of bereavement. God will give you strength. The class of 1957 will miss her.
Sadie Ethridge
April 13, 2020
Oh I'm sorry to here about Nellie Wow Anita my condolences go out to u an your family in these times of sorrow god bless an I'm praying for comfort rest in heaven Nellie
Martha Morgan
April 12, 2020
God you gave her a smile I'll always remember. Now Lord grant comfort and peace to her entire family and friends.
Cheryl Downs
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