- Last Updated on 04:55 PM 04/11/13
Mrs. Lena Mae Lovelace Hughes of 1413 Mason Street, South Boston died Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at Kendred Hospital in Greensboro, N.C. at the age of 64.
Mrs. Hughes was born in Halifax County on March 1, 1949, and was the daughter of the late Mr. John Henry Lovelace and Mrs. Nannie Dorine Logan Lovelace. She was married to the late Rev. Gregory Leon Hughes and was a member of Mount Olive Baptist Church.
Survivors include three daughters, Ms. Valeria S. Lovelace of Manassas, Ms. Consuela M. Hughes of Woodbridge and Mrs. Cynthia D. Hughes of South Boston; six grandchildren, Dwight, Dionte, Gregory, Armani, Lena and Mehki; three sisters, Mrs. Katherine L. Smith and husband Horton of Oxford, N.C., Ms. Vernell Carr of Halifax and Ms. Nannie Louise Sims of Danville; six sisters-in-law; four brothers-in-law; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents and husband, one brother, Mr. William Junior Lovelace, also preceded Mrs. Hughes in death.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 13, at 3 p.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Rose Garden Cemetery.
The family is receiving friends at the residence.
Public viewing for family and friends will be two hours prior to the service Saturday at the church.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.