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March 8, 1918 - August 3, 2014

HUGHES, Betsey Wingfield, 96, of Birmingham, AL, went home to be with the Lord August 3, 2014. Betsey was born on March 8, 1918 and was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, CDR, J.L. Hughes, Jr. and son, Cpt. Winston J. Hughes. She is survived by her son, Wingfield Hughes, 6 grandchildren, 18 great grand children and other loving family. Betsey was involved in many historical groups, including: Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters of Colonial Wars, United Daughters of the Confederacy, First Families of Virginia., Caxton Club (Birmingham, AL), Crepe Myrtle Garden Club (Birmingham, AL), Wingfield Family Society. Betsey was a devoted wife and mother and she loved to play bridge. Funeral service to be held at Ivy Creek Methodist Church, Charlottesville, VA. on Monday, 8/11/2014 at 11:00 am. Interment to follow at Wingfield Family Cemetery. Services by Hill & Wood Funeral Service, Charlottesville, VA.

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"My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Betsey was a wonderful friend and neighbor for many years in Birmingham. I will miss her and our..." Mary Williamson (Decatur, GA)

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