Deborah Lee Hughes Head


Mrs. Deborah Lee (Hughes) Head, age 64, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, November 18, 2017 at her home.
Debbie was born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina and moved to Tennessee after traveling with her father in the military. She was the daughter of Marie and the late SFC Jim Hughes. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and godmother to her family.
Debbie was a loving wife to her husband, William “Bill” of 47 years and mother to sons Nathan and his wife Heather, Josh and his wife Kim; four grandchildren Kalie, Caleb, Aiden and Hannah; She leaves behind her twin sister Donna (Larry) Stinson of Florida; brothers Jimmey (Kimo) Hughes, Jerry Hughes of Virginia, Joey (Amy) Hughes of Florida, Jamie (Delores) Hughes of Virginia; uncle Bud (Carolyn) Tipton; aunt Wilma (Leon) Holland; cherished nieces and nephews; brother and sister in Christ Doug and Linda Gourley and beloved Godchildren Aaron (Sara and Paxton) and Jessica Gourley. She also leaves behind her faithful companion Smokey.
Debbie loved the Lord with all her heart and always thought of others. She would show her love through prayers and kind acts. Debbie would be your prayer warrior and pray for you without ceasing until God answered. Her greatest joys were spending time with her family and friends, playing pinochle, and watching her grandchildren grow up.
Funeral services will be conducted 7:00 pm Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Randy Hopson officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm Tuesday prior to the service.
Interment services will be conducted 1:00 pm Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at Mountain Home National Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be family & friends.

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11-24-2017 Nancy Johnson
Bill, I am so sorry to hear of your wife's passing. I know you loved her dearly and I remember the sweet and caring words you always spoke of her when we talked. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love, Nancy Johnson
11-21-2017 Peter Campbell
Anne and I wish you sincere condolences at this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Peter and Anne
11-20-2017 Wilma Holland
Debbie was closer than a niece... more like a sister to me... She and I made so many memories from childhood til this day... I can not explain how much I will miss our long talks, her laugh, her God given gift for prayers...and just knowing she was there... I love you so much Deb and always will...
11-20-2017 Aunt Judy Tipton
So sorry Bill I guess God needed her more. It was a shock when I found out. She will surely be missed by all of us.


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