Gladys Mae Hughes was born on September 7, 1948 in Magnolia, Arkansas to the parents Jake Jamerson and Allie Copeland. The "Book of Life" was closed for Mrs. Gladys Mae Hughes on March 30, 2019. She was the tenth child born to this union and accepted Christ at an early age.
Gladys was educated in Emerson, Arkansas and graduated in 1968.
She met H.D Hughes Jr. in middle school and they were united in marriage on August 21, 1968. To their union two children were born.
Gladys worked at Children’s Mercy Hospital for 15 years and retired in 2011.
She is preceded in death by both parents, son, four sisters, one brother, and son in law. Gladys’s memories will be forever cherished by her husband H.D Hughes Jr. one daughter Janice M. Porter, two granddaughters; Latisha M. Hughes(Ryan), Tanisha N. Davis, sisters; Georgia Daniels(Calvin) of Magnolia Arkansas, Lynnie Walker(Freddy) of Houston Texas, brothers; John Jamerson, Early Jamerson, Irie Jamerson, Leonard Jamerson, Lawrence Jamerson all of Magnolia Arkansas. A very special niece Shelia Lenzy, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Watkins Heritage Chapel. Visitation 9:00 A.M. Interment Brooking Cemetery.