Bonnie L. Hughes, of Harrington, died on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008 at Bayhealth-Milford Memorial Hospital. She was 49.


Bonnie L. Hughes, of Harrington, died on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008 at Bayhealth-Milford Memorial Hospital. She was 49.

Mrs. Hughes was born in Dover, the daughter of the late Ralph and Bernice Hurd Jr.

Mrs. Hughes worked for Hardees in the Harrington and Easton locations for the past 23 years. She was a homebody who enjoyed watching TV, and being at home with her family, and her dogs and cats. She also liked to go out to eat with family and friends. She will be remembered as a kind person who would do anything for anybody.  She was one of a kind and a loving, dedicated wife and mother.

Mrs. Hughes was preceded in death by her sister, Elaine Melvin.

Mrs. Hughes is survived by her loving husband of 31 years, Mike Hughes, of Harrington; her son Ashley W. Hughes of Dover; sister Eileen White; and numerous brothers- and sister- in-laws, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Friday, Jan. 2, 2009 at Melvin Funeral Home, 15522 South DuPont Highway., Harrington at 1 p.m., with visitation on Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. Interment will be in Sharon Hills Memorial Park, Dover.

In lieu of flowers, donations to help defray funeral expenses can be made to Melvin Funeral Home, 15522 South DuPont Hwy., Harrington, DE 19952.