Lorrene Hughes

April 19, 2018

Lorrene Hughes, 82, of Pembroke Township, passed away April 7, 2018, at her home.

She was born Sept. 11, 1935, in Sumner, Miss., the daughter of Joseph Price Davis and Elizabeth Toles Davis. Lorrene was married to Jimmy Lee Hughes.

Lorrene was a retired upholstery worker of Kroehler Upholstery Company. She was a resident of the Pembroke Township area for 60 years. Lorrene was a member of St. Anne Woods Chapel in Pembroke Township and served on the church’s mothers board, usher board and culinary department.

Her hobbies included canning, baking, gardening, giving to charity, listening to R&B music and spending time with her family.

Surviving are one daughter, Linda (Alexander) Sherman, of Kankakee; two sons, Jerry Hughes Sr., of Pembroke Township, and Glen Hughes, of Pembroke Township; five sisters, Betty Watkins, Shirley Davis, Rachel Wallace, Jerlean Davis and Delores Davis, all of Muskegon, Mich.; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her husband; one son; two sisters; and four brothers.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 21, until the 11 a.m. funeral services at St. Anne Woods Chapel, 13162 E. 6000S. Road, Pembroke Township, with the Rev. Jorell Glass officiating. Burial will be in Momence Cemetery, Momence.

Please sign her online guestbook at leggettfuneral.net.


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