Janet Windham Hughes



Janet Windham Hughes, 53, of Carthage, passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at her residence.


Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 29, 2018, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Tim Perkins officiating.  Interment will be held at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Center.  Visitation will be held prior to the service, beginning at noon.


Janet was born April 3, 1965, in Shelby County, to William Henry Windham and Alda Johnson Yarbrough.  She was always learning about the newest technology, enabling her to train others through various information technology classes and consultations.  Janet founded Piney Woods Photographic Society, where she was able to connect with many people who shared her passion for photography.  She was of the Christian faith.


She is survived by 
Husband: Edward Marshall Hughes of Carthage

Mother: Alda Johnson Yarbrough of Center

Mother-in-law and Father-in-law: Charles and Joyce Hughes of Carthage

Sister: Darla Smith and husband, Carey, of Lebanon, Tennessee

Sister-in-law: Claire Windham and husband, Micah, of Patroon


Niece and Nephews: 
Brittany Breaux of Tyler
Tori Windham of Shelbyville
Wyatt Windham of Shelbyville
Sam Windham of Shelbyville
Molly Windham of Shelbyville


Newton Johnson and wife, Tanya, of Joaquin
David Windham and wife, Bonnie, of Nacogdoches

Special Friends: Karen and Mark Hampton of Marshall

A host of other family and friends

Preceded in death by
Father: William Henry Windham
Bonus Dad: Daniel Yarbrough


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Piney Woods Photographic Society, c/o Bobbie Jean Wood, 2671 FM 414, Center, Texas 75935.


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