Renell Fitzpatrick Hughes
Renell Fitzpatrick Hughes, 81, of Mt. Pleasant, died May 15, 2017. She worked for Hart’s Furniture Manufacturing Company in Collierville, Tenn. for 15 years. She worked as a private home worker until she retired. She served on the Mother Board until her health failed.
Services were held at 12 noon on May 20 at Concord Baptist Church, where she was a member. Burial was in the church cemetery. Rev. Clyde Williams officiated. Serenity-Autry Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
She leaves nine children, Hattie Jean Briggs of Memphis, Tenn., Lorenzo Hughes (Suki) of Hinesville, Ga., Lee Earl Hughes (Carolyn) of Deridder, La., JoAnn Jones, Lee Andrew, Jeff Hughes, Teresa Hughes and Dianne Hughes, all of Slayden, Jimmy Hughes (Glenda) of Holly Springs, Keith Hughes (Tycin) of Houston, Texas; a brother, Robert L. Fitzpatrick Jr. of Memphis; a sister, Ida Bell Thomas of Memphis; a brother, Robert L. Fitzpatrick Jr. of Memphis; 20 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John Lee Fitzpatrick.