Faye Chesteen Patrick Hughes, 1927-2020


Services for Faye Chesteen Patrick Hughes, 93, of Mineola were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 18, 2020, at Pilgrim Rest #2 Baptist Church, Golden, with Bro. Jim Parker and Bro. Jason Walters officiating.

Interment was in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Mineola.

Mrs. Hughes passed away Dec. 14, 2020 in Golden. She was born Jan. 13, 1927 in Golden to Walter Chester and Orpha Edith Lehnis Patrick. She married Chilton Floyd Hughes in Golden on Feb. 21, 1943. Chesteen spent most of her life in Golden and was a member of Pilgrim Rest #2 Baptist Church. She worked for Wilson’s Bakery in Mineola and the Golden Post Office. She served on the CPS Board of Wood County and was a member of the Iris Garden Club in Golden. Chesteen and her husband and son, Ronald, started Hughes Appliance in 1980. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 59 years, Chilton Hughes; five brothers; four sisters; two granddaughters; one daughter-in-law; one son-in-law; and one great-great-grandson.

Survivors include two sons, Larry Hughes of Golden and Ronald Hughes and wife Lisa of Mineola; two daughters, Linda Parker and husband Jim of Golden and Judy Ann Goebel of Golden; one sister, Betty Westbrook; nine grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; s16 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

Memorials may be made to Pilgrim Rest #2 Baptist Church, P.O. Box 99, Golden, Texas 75444.

The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 17 at the funeral home.