Glenda Paulette Pratt Hughes


Glenda Paulette Pratt Hughes, age 68, died on June 14, 2021, at her home in Dalton, Ga.

Glenda is survived by Jake Hughes, her loving husband of 31 years; her children and their spouses, Jason (Christie) Bell, of Dalton, Ga., Shelly (Greg) Bryson, of Sugar Valley, Ga., Maranza (Mark) Mathis, of Dalton, Ga., Jerine (Tony) Gentry, MarLetta (Jesse) Simmons, and Landon (Leslie) Hughes; grandchildren, Joshua (Megan) Bell, Shaylon (Tiffany) Chappell, Brady (Deanna) Chappell, Matthew Bryson, Keira Bryson, Whitney (Jamie) Haygood, Rachel Mathis, Alesha Hughes, Haley Hughes, Madison Hughes, Carter Hughes; great-grandchildren, DJ Bell, Kendra, Zane, Cass, Eden, Eliza Chappell, Alyssa, Ashlynn, Aspen, Anniston Biester, Kendall and Gabe Haygood; siblings, Steve (Shannon) Pratt, Lynette (Paul) Dunham, Jarene Pratt (Ricky Luster); brother-in-law, Mike Kelley; many beloved nieces, nephews and extended family, too many to name as well as special family friends, The Starnes family.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Wayman and Joann Smith Pratt, of Knoxville,Tenn.; her sisters, Wilene Kelley, of Loudon, Tenn., and Flora Jean Pratt; and her grandson, Ryan Bell.

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Glenda Paulette Pratt Hughes will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 17, 2021, at the Chatsworth Church of God of the Union Assembly with Pastor Jesse Starnes and Pastor Lonnie Starnes officiating. Glenda Paulette Pratt Hughes will Lay in State from 12 p.m. until the time of service. A graveside service will follow at Spring Place Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends for visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at Dalton Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations to help with the funeral expenses may be sent to Dalton Funeral Home.

Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton, Ga. 30721; 706-529-5371.