Gloria Ann Hughes, 80, of Lee County, GA, died May 5, 2022 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. The family will hold memorial services on Thursday, May 12th at 2:00 pm at First Baptist Church of Putney.
Mrs. Hughes was born on October 1, 1941 in Leslie, GA to Johnny and Kathleen Dean. She graduated from Leslie High School and moved to Perry, GA. She married in 1961 and moved with her husband to Ft. Campbell, KY. Mrs. Hughes moved to Albany in 1963 and Lee County in 1984. She was employed with Firestone Tire and Rubber Company and was employed there until its closure. Mrs. Hughes was a Christian. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon W. Hughes.
Survivors include her sons, Jeffry Evans of Albany, GA and Danny (Norma) Evans of Lee County, GA, five siblings, Earlene Thornton and Earnestine (Chuck) Hurley all of Lee County, GA, Charlie Dean, Earl (Pam) Dean and William “Jiggs” (Betty Ann) Dean all of Perry, GA, her grandchildren, Christopher (Ingrid) Evans and Jeremy Evans all of Lee County, GA, Matthew Evans and Carrie Tanner both of Worth County, GA and her great-grandchildren, Isabella Evans, Sophia Evans, Nathan Allen Tanner, Reese Little and Zachary Tanner.
Those desiring may make memorials in memory of Mrs. Hughes to First Baptist Church of Putney.