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Dora E. Hughes

September 7, 1941 — December 15, 2020

Dora Elizabeth Hughes

Dora Elizabeth Hughes of Higginson, AR passed away peacefully with family by her side on December 15th, 2020 at the age of 79.  Born on September 7th, 1941, she was the youngest of four children born to Charlie & Ethel Moore in Searcy, AR. 

She was preceded in death by brothers Lester and David and is survived by sister, Naomi.

Dora was married to Verlon Hughes for nearly 50 years prior to his passing in 2006.  Dora, the mother of five children, was preceded in death by twin daughters, Elisa & Beth, a son, Max, and is survived by daughter, Carmen, and son, Charles.  Dora earned a Master’s Degree in Education from Harding University and taught for years within the Riverview School District.

Additionally, she is survived by seven grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and nine nieces and nephews.  Dora loved to spend her time fishing, sewing, quilting and loving her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Dora will be deeply missed by all that knew her.

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Friday, December 18, 2020

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Kensett Cemetery

, Kensett, AR

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