NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mrs. Edith Corley Hughes, 81, wife of Thomas Lorin Hughes, of Grant Avenue, entered into rest Saturday, November 2, 2002. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 5, 2002 in the chapel of Rowland Funeral Home, with Rev. L. Todd Teller officiating. Interment will be at Eastview Cemetery, Edgefield, SC. Mrs. Hughes was a native of Edgefield, SC, and had lived in North Augusta for the past fifty-five years. She was retired from Blanchard and Calhoun Real Estate Company. Mrs. Hughes was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Augusta and Women in the Church of First Presbyterian.. She was predeceased in death by a son Dr. Thomas Lorin Hughes, Jr. Additional survivors include a daughter, Carolyn H. Lopez of Anderson, SC; three grandchildren, Jeffrey Lopez of Anderson, SC, Corley Hughes and Courtney Hughes both of Washington State. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Memorials may be made to the Calvary Home for Children c/o New Covenant Presbyterian Church, 301 Simpson Road, Anderson, SC 29621. Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle November 4, 2002