Anita L. Hughes

Anita L. Hughes, 74, of Marion, IN, and with ties to Huntington County, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020.

Mrs. Hughes was a homemaker and beautician. She was also a member of the New Life Community Church.

She was born on Dec. 9, 1945, in Huntington, to Donald and Oval Harrell Scott.  She married Douglas Hughes on June 14, 1964. He survives in Marion.

Additional survivors include a son, Anthony (Beth) Hughes, of Seeley Lake, MT; two daughters, Rikki Whitton-Bailey (Mark), of Marion, and April Villies, of Pickerington, OH; a brother, Jim Stinson, of LaFontaine; a sister, Linda Riggs, of Marion; 10 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Calling will be held on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, from 2 to 4 p.m. and again from 6 to 8 p.m., at Raven-Choate Funeral Home, 1202 W. Kem Road, Marion.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, at 1 p.m., at the funeral home. Calling will be held one hour prior to the service. Rev. David Grieve will officiate. Burial will immediately follow funeral services in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Marion (Huntington County).

Memorials may be made to New Life Kingdom Builders, in care of New Life Community Church, 2011 W. 10th St., Marion, IN 46953; or to Grant County Rescue Mission, 423 S. Gallatin St., Marion, IN 46953.

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