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Ms. Dolores (Thompson) Hughes

September 11, 1933 ~ April 23, 2022 (age 88)

Obituary

Dolores Hughes Transitioned April 23, 2022. She was born September 11, 1933 in St Louis Mo. to Parents Teremus Thompson and Ethel Brown. Both parents, Sister Sandra Hicks and Brother Ivory Wilson Jr preceded in death.


She attended school in Memphis Tennesse and Edmond Arkansas Before her parents moved to Kansas City in 1943. She completed grade school in Kansas City MO. After graduating from R.T. Coles Vocational school in June 1953, She enlisted in the United States marine Corps September 1953, were served a 3 year tour obtaining rank of Sergent. She married a fellow marine, Lawrence Hughes during her tour To this union three children were born Darryl Anthony Hughes preceded in death. Surviving Angelita Deon Hughes and Angelo Darius Hughes.

Mrs. Hughes worked as a LPN for eight years at Me Medical Center. She worked as a civil servant for 32 years. Retired from Social Security Administration September 1995 as a contact specialist.

She was a member NARF chapter 20; continued affiliation with AFGE 1336 as a retiree. Was a avid member of The Linwood United Church where she was a member of The Linwooder’s Sunday School Class and Mary Martha Circle.

Surviving grandchildren Christopher Williams Kansas City mo, Anika Hughes Charleston SC. And Sharita Pledger Kansas City Kansas. She leaves five great grandsons and one great granddaughter. Surviving Sisters Faye Thomas Kansas City Mo, Euna Elam Grandview Mo, Elaine Flemming Kansas City Mo, Keisha Williams Kansas City Mo, Yvonne McClaine Culver City, Ca. Stepsister Sallye Thompson St Louis Mo, Stepbrother Teremus Jeffery Thompson St Louis Mo. She has many nieces, Nephew’s ,cousins and numerous Friends.

Short service will be held Saturday May 7, 2022, 11:00am at Lawrence A Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel.  Interment Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9am-11am at the chapel.  Service conducted by Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be shared on our website. Services will be Live Stream www.mtcsunset.com

 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
May 7, 2022

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapels
1800 E Linwood Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64109

Video is available for this event


Funeral Service
Saturday
May 7, 2022

11:00 AM
Lawrence A. Jones & Sons Funeral Chapels
1800 E Linwood Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64109

Video is available for this event


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