Alma Jean Hughes, age 84, of Emma, KY, widow of Bobby Gene Hughes, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at the Bluegrass Hospice Care Center, Lexington, KY. She was born June 8, 1937 in Wayland, KY, a daughter of the late John and Maggie Roach Haywood. She was a member of the Wayland Methodist Church and retired from Walmart.
She is survived by two daughters; Thelma Ann (Darrell) Crider, Emma, KY and Regina (Matthew) Elliott, Rineyville, KY, six grandchildren; Darrell (Jessica) Crider Jr., Tabitha (Craig) Fleenor, Elizabeth Crider, Brittany (Pete) Keller, Bobby Randall (Julianne) Hughes and Corby (Nicky) Elliott, six great grandchildren; Katelyn, Carson, Emmitt, Rylee, Henry and Wyatt.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her son; Randall Hughes, six brothers; Earl, Sherrill, Hargis, Elmer, Arthur and Harry Haywood, four sisters; Christine Slone, Pauline Gearheart, Edith White and Thelma Haywood, three great grandchildren; Elijah, Emelia and Mattie.
Funeral service will be conducted Monday, January 17, 2022 at 12 noon in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Kenneth Lemaster officiating. Burial will follow in the Martin Cemetery, Wayland, KY, visitation is after 5 p.m. Saturday and all day Sunday at the funeral home, under direction of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky.