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Eschol Hughes

Eschol M. Hughes, 90, Marengo, died at 11:05 a.m. Tuesday, May 20, at Wedgewood Healthcare Center in Clarksville.
A native of Harrison County, born May 10, 1913, she was the daughter of the late Francis C. and Lillie Goss Eddleman.
She was a homemaker and a member of Marengo Christian Church and the Crawford County Home Economics Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Mills Hughes; a daughter, Evelyn Grant; a brother, Ted Goss, and a sister, Sophie Eddleman.
Survivors include two sons, Loren Hughes of Marengo and Howard Hughes of Frederickstown, Ohio; a daughter, Janet Crecelius of Milltown; two sisters, Rosie House of Marengo and Bertha Carmickle of Paoli; nine grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral: Thursday, May 22, at Dillman-Green Funeral Home in Marengo with burial in Marengo Cemetery.
Officiants: The Revs. Bruce Hawkins and Loren Sweeney.
Organist: Rebecca Sweeney.
Soloist: Loren Sweeney.
Pallbearers: Dennis Collins, Justin Mills, Greg Benham, Kyle Ellis, James Hughes and Jimmie Hughes.
The family suggests memorial gifts to her church.

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