May 31, 1919 ~ January 23, 2004

Born in: Asheville, NC,
Resided in: Candler, NC

Marguerite Weaver Hughey, 84, of 55 Dixon Terrace, Candler, died Friday, January 23, 2004, at her residence. A native of Asheville, she was a daughter of the late Wayne Bradshaw Weaver, Sr. and Lucille Shope Weaver and a descendent of the Weaver Family who founded Weaverville. She was a graduate of the Asheville City Schools and worked in the business office of the City School System. She was a member of Haywood Street United Methodist Church. Mrs. Hughey is survived by her husband of 60 years, Horace P. Hughey, Jr.; two sons, Michael Weaver Hughey and his wife Sherrill of Arden and Patrick McCain Hughey-Commers and his wife Tina of Lovingston, VA; a sister, Lois Weaver of Asheville and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Tuesday at Haywood Street United Methodist Church with the Reverend Virginia L. Forbes officiating. Burial will follow at Green Hills Cemetery. Her family will receive friends from 1:30-2:00 pm Tuesday at the church prior to the service. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is assisting the family.

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  1. Dear Mr. Hughey, Mike and Pat, I have just heard about Mrs. Hughey’s passing. I am very sorry for your loss. She was a very wonderful person and there are so many things I remember about her from my early childhood up. Again I am so very sorry for ‘our’ loss. Julia

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  2. Dear Horace, Mike and Pat,

    I was saddened to hear of Margie’s passing yesterday. I want you to know how much she and Horace meant to the Hyatt children. When they talk about that it takes a village when raising children, I think they must have been thinking of the many people at Haywood Street who were an intregal part of the lives of the Hyatt children. Of all of the people who were attached to our family, none had a greater impact than the Hughes. There was always unconditional love given to all of us from the two of you, and I just want you to know how much we loved both of you. I wish I could be with you this weekend. I know you will be surrounded by those who love and care for you. Take care of yourself.

    Love,

    Barbara Hyatt Poole

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  3. Horace – I have such great memories of Marguerite and you with the West Asheville HIghlanders. I know you had wonderfull years together and those memories will carry you through these sad times Sinecerely, Martha

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  4. Horace, Wayne and Patrick: I was so sorry to hear of Marguerite’s death. My prayers and thoughts are with you all and my prayer is that you will sustain the strength from God at this time of sadness. May he wrap a hedge of strength, love and grace around you all. Much love in Christ, and may God bless you all. Love Dottie

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  5. We were very saddened to hear of your loss. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

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