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Easter Lilly Hughes, 87, of Muskogee, Oklahoma passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017. She was born on April 20, 1930 to Adam and Viola (Penny) Richerson. She married Ruffic Charlie Hughes on May 1, 1946. They shared 64 years of life and marriage together.
Easter retired from Corning Glass after 37 years of service. During that time, she became Corning's first female production supervisor in the US and overseas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ruffic Charlie Hughes; two daughters, Becky and Jenny; 2 sisters; and 2 brothers.
Easter is survived by her son, Bill Hughes and wife Sharon; daughter, Charlotte "Kookie" Greenwood; brother-in-law, Jimmy Sells; sister-in-law, Patsy Thomason, all of Muskogee; 7 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; along with other family members and friends.
Funeral services honoring Easter's life will be 2PM, Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Greenhill Cemetery.
Funeral services are under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home, 1830 North York Street, Muskogee. Condolences may be made to the family online at www.cornerstoneofmuskogee.com
Published on July 15, 2017
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