Death Claims Mrs. Cara Bell Hughes
is Conducted At First Baptist Church
Mrs. Cara Belle
Hughes, wife of R. N. Hughes, died in a local hospital at 1 o’clock Wednesday
morning. She had been ill with pneumonia for only a few days.
was scheduled for 3 o’clock Wednesday afternoon at the First Baptist church,
Rev. W. B. Wadsworth, pastor of the church, officiating. Burial was
to be at Forest Hill Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were in charge
of the Pace-Stancil Funeral Home.
Mrs. Hughes, who was
66 years of age, was born in South Carolina, December 31, 1869. She
came to Texas many years ago, living for a number of years in Montgomery
County. She and Mr. Hughes came to Livingston when it was quite small
and their home seemed very far out in the country. Mr. Hughes has
been in poor health for some time.
Besides her husband,
Mrs. Hughes is survived by two sons, Eddie and Pat Hughes, both of Livingston,
and five daughters, Mrs. Florence Cherry of Conroe, Mrs. Maggie Lovett
of Alaska, Mrs. Blanch Thomas of Marston, Mrs. Mabel Bean of Houston, and
Miss Nella Jewel Hughes of Livingston.