Doris Alice Hughes

Friday, August 25, 2017

Ms. Doris Alice Hughes, 86, of Blytheville, passed away Thursday, August 24, 2017 at her home.

Doris was born in Blytheville to Charles and Maude (Bishop) Brown. She was retired from the manufacturing industry and was a member of Promiseland Methodist Church. Doris loved to knit, sew, read, and prepare pecans. She made everyone feel like family. Doris was loved by all and was a part of everyone’s family.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Jim Brown; and three sisters, Frances Abbott, Mary Lalikos, and Martha Graham.

Doris leaves her two children, Billie “Fran” Hughes McDonald and her husband Larry of Blytheville and Gary Wayne Hughes and his wife Susan of Blytheville; one brother, Billy Brown; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 29 in the Cobb Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Danny Pankey officiating. Burial will follow in Dogwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time at Cobb Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at