Mary Catherine Hughes

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Mary Catherine Hughes

March 18, 1949 - November 25, 2018

Mary Catherine Hughes Mary Catherine Hughes, 69, of Alexandria and formerly of Anderson, passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, at Alexandria Care Center following an extended illness.
She was born March 18, 1949, in Anderson, to the late William and Anna (Pine) Colvin.
Mary was a homemaker and dedicated herself to caring for her home and her family. She loved to visit with family and friends. Mary was an avid porcelain doll collector. At one time, she had over 1000 dolls in her collection. She enjoyed listening to gospel music and country music, and she enjoyed watching Patrick Swayze movies.
Mary is survived by three children, Stanley E. Hughes of Elwood, Michelle Hankins of Paducah, Kentucky, and Brian Hughes of Newark, Ohio; granddaughter, Mariah (Derek) Gordon of Fort Sills, Oklahoma; seven great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and her beloved little dog, Chloe.
Mary was preceded in death by her father, William Colvin; mother, Anna Colvin; sister, Sherry; two brothers, Ronald Colvin and James Colvin; and her companion of 10 years, Larry G. Hollings-worth.
We would like to give a special thank you to the staff of the Alexandria Care Center for their kind and gentle care they gave our mother during her stay there.
Family has requested private services.
Arrangements have been entrusted by Dunnichay Funeral Home in Elwood.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences can be given at
Published on November 27, 2018
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