Velma “Jean” Hughes age 77 years passed away on January 8, 2017 at the James Cancer Center in Columbus, Ohio. Mrs. Hughes was born on August the 4, 1939, the daughter of the late Lester and Sarah (Shaffer) Hayslip in Adams County, Ohio.
Jean was a cook in the Adams County School District for over 20 years at North Adams Schools and the Career and Technical Center.
Survivors include her daughter Vicki Gallagher of Rossford, Ohio; son Matt Brichta of Bowling Green, Ohio; and several cousins and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM at the Bible Baptist Church in West Union, Ohio. The Thompson-Meeker Funeral Home is serving the family. Family and friends can sign Jean’s online guestbook atwww.meekerfuneralhomes.com.