Nancy Buchanan Hughey

Feb 16, 2017

Nant Nant, One-Of-A-Kind

CANTON — Nancy Buchanan Hughey, 71, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at Memorial Mission Hospital.

A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Roy Vaughn and Nannie Josephine Cloer Buchanan.  Nancy was a member of Louisa Chapel United Methodist Church. Her greatest joy was to take care of her two nieces and grand nieces and one grandnephew while their parents worked.

Nancy is survived by her husband of 50 years, Don Hughey; a brother, Perry Buchanan, of Waynesville; two nieces, Kim Bowen, and her husband, Kevin, and Kristy Thompson, and her husband, Greg, all of Waynesville; two grandnieces, Kamea Bowen and Chloe Thompson; a grandnephew, Cody Thompson; and her pet dog, Foxy.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at Old Thickety Cemetery with Rev. Dan Gaddy officiating.

Memorials may be made to Louisa Chapel United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 1547, Clyde, NC  28721 or Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation, P. O. Box 854, Waynesville, NC  28786.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An o-line memorial register is available at “Obituaries” at “www.wellsfuneralhome.com.”