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Alice Hughes

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Alice Bryan Hughes, 81, of East New Market, Maryland passed away February 14, 2015 at UMSMC at Easton.
Born June 4, 1933, she was a daughter of the late Norma Creighton and William Jennings Bryan.
Upon graduating from school she married Herbert (Hub) M. Hughes, Sr. on July 5, 1950. Alice and Hub enjoyed many things together, gospel and country music and watching movies. Their family was always of most importance. Alice was a beautiful woman, always enjoyed looking and dressing her best. For most of their life they made their home in Andrews. Together they enjoyed over 62 years of marriage. They were members of Wesley Chapel Church where Alice had taught Sunday school. Alice was devastated with the passing of Hub on March 24, 2012.
In earlier years Alice worked on the water with her husband. Later she worked as a Home Health Aide at Eastern Shore Hospital Center. She was very proud when she became a licensed medicine aide at the Cambridge House Nursing Home. Alice was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Moose Lodge #1211.
Alice always enjoyed helping people. Her greatest joy was her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. All will miss her dearly.
Surviving are her three children, Herbert M. Hughes, Jr. and wife Kathy of Belair, MD, Darlene Ausmussen of East New Market, MD and Debbie Lewis of Hurlock, MD; a brother William J. Bryan and wife Sylvia of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; sisters Norma VanSchaik of Cambridge and JoAnn Bryan of Baltimore, MD; grandchildren Brian Hughes, David Hughes, Leon Lewis, Jr. and Levin Lewis, Sr.; great-grandchildren Levin Lewis, Jr. and Luke Brian Hughes; along with several nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death besides her parents and husband was a sister Catherine Kruger and brothers Jacob Bryan and Harvey Bryan.
A funeral service will be held Thursday, February 19, 2015 beginning 1:00 p.m at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A., 308 High St., Cambridge, MD. The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. Pastor Richard Prahl will officiate. Interment will follow at Dorchester Memorial Park, Cambridge.
Serving as pallbearers will be Brian Hughes, David Hughes, Leon Lewis, Jr., Levin Lewis, Sr., Norval Pritchett and Vince Morris.
To send online condolences to the family, please visit www.newcombcollins.com


Thursday February 19, 2015 , 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A.

Funeral Service

Thursday February 19, 2015 , 1:00 p.m. at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A.


Thursday February 19, 2015 , 2:00 p.m. at Dorchester Memorial Park

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Posted by: Albert Parry Jr. I am so sorry for your loss. I am sure you have many fond memories. 04/10/2015 Posted by: Cindy & Dave Cannon Darlene: It was so good to speak to your Mom and You in Easton several months ago. I know that you will miss your Mom deeply, but know that I an sure she is happy to see your Dad. Love and Prayers from our Entire Family. 02/17/2015 Posted by: Danny Van Schaik Hubby Jr, Darlene, Debbie- I am sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom. "Aunt Alice" was a special person and I know she will be missed. I often think of visiting your family at Andrews while growing up and all the good memories we made. I did get to see Aunt Alice & Uncle Hub together and well at my mother's last birthday party where we talked about "the good ole days". Due to distance, I will not be able to attend the memorial services, but will be thinking of you all. Danny 02/17/2015 Posted by: Timothy Foxwell Hubby- darlene-debby so sorry to hear about ms alice . Just to let you know I'm thinking of you ' my thoughts and prayers go out to you. She was such a sweet lady. Take care 02/16/2015 Posted by: Margaret Ann Hill Darlene I was so shocked to hear about Alice. I do know how you must feel, you took so good care of her. I am so glad in the last few months I got to know her better. You could not help from loving her. We looking forward to go antique shopping on some Sundays. We really enjoyed the time we spent together. Darlene I am so sorry there is no way to say how much I know you will miss her. I 02/16/2015 Posted by: Beverly Linthicum Darlene I was so sorry to hear you Mom had passed and on Valentines Day!. She suffered so much physical pain which she will no longer endure. I believe she is singing a new song in heaven today, she was very sure to share her love for Jesus. My prayers go up for you durning this time. May the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you in spirit. 02/15/2015 Posted by: Jimmy and Lena Fitzhugh Darlene, We were so sorry to hear about you Mom, she was such a very sweet lady.We will keep you in our prayers and if anything we can do just let us know. God Bless, Jimmy and Lena 02/15/2015

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