Christine Hughes, 65, of Bill Allen Branch, passed away Saturday, September 21, 2019, at Care Partners Solace Center in Asheville. A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Chester and Mae Cassida Hughes. She was also preceded in death by brothers: Harley and Harold Hughes; and sister-in-law: Janie Hughes. Christine loved gardening, cooking and her family.
Surviving is her daughter: Asheley Hughes; son-in-law: David Shelton; and a grandson: Aiedunn Shelton, all of Burnsville; a sister: Joyce Allman and husband, Bennett, of Morganton; a sister-in-law: Catherine Hughes of Burnsville; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 6PM Wednesday, October 2, 2019 in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Revs. Russell Hughes and Scotty Cole will officiate.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home to help with expenses.