A Celebration of Life for Evelyn Jane (Beebe) Hughes, 93, of Longview will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 24, 2018, in the Chapel of Welch Funeral Home with Pastor Richard Jones officiating. Mrs. Hughes passed away Monday, March 19, 2018, in a local nursing facility.
Mrs. Hughes was born April 28, 1924, in Portsmouth, Ohio to Waldo Putnam and Mary Margaret Wood Beebe. She had been a resident of Longview since 1972 coming from Midland. Mrs. Hughes was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Longview, active in Genealogical Societies in Midland and Longview, Woman of the Year Phi Sigma Alpha Sorority Permian Basin Chapter. She was a bookkeeper for a private estate. Mrs. Hughes was preceded in death by her husband, George (Stan Roberts) Hughes; son-in-law, George ‘Bud” Williams and brother, Gene Beebe.
Those left to cherish her memories are two daughters and son-in-law, Ellen Williams of Austin; and Joan "Marbeth" and Dennis Daniels of Longview; five grandchildren, Vicki Solis; Mark Williams; Brad Williams; Amy Thomson; and Greg Daniels; ten great-grandchildren, Cameron and Braedon Williams; Michael, Steven and Aaron Solis; Maddy K. Williams; Kastina Anderson; Leea Anderson Usery; Brittany Nicole and Lauryn Daniels. three great-great-grandchildren, George Jaxon Usery; Everly Elizabeth Ann Usery; Kilee Kay Anderson-Burson; sister-in-law, Glenda Beebe of Leesville, LA; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.
The family would like to thank Highland Pines and Hospice Connection of Tyler for the wonderful care given to their mother.
In Lieu of customary remembrances
donations may be made to.
Gregg County Genealogy Society
P.O. Box 2985
Longview, Texas 75606