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Hazel Winifred ‘Winnie’ Hughes Pleasants

Mrs. Hazel Winifred ‘Winnie’ Hughes Pleasants, age 86, of Atlanta, GA, formerly of Virgilina, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, in Atlanta. Born Nov. 22, 1922, she was the daughter of the late Bonnie and Agnes Spivey Hughes, and the widow of James W. Pleasants. She was a member of Florence Avenue Baptist Church.

Survivors are one son, Jimmie Pleasants of LaGrange, GA; a daughter, Sylvia P. Berube of Sanford, FL; one brother, Ted Hughes of Walterboro, SC; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, one son, David Pleasants, also preceded her in death.

Graveside memorials services for Mrs. Pleasants will be conducted Friday, Nov. 20, at 2 p.m. in Virgilina Cemetery with Rev. Scott Pleasants officiating.

The family requests in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to Samaritan’s Purse, P.O.  Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607-3000.

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