Nita Newville Hughes, 86 of Warrenton, VA passed away on Feb. 3, 2019 at her home.
She was born on July 20, 1932 at Taos, New Mexico a daughter of the late James Byron Newville and Fay Shupe Newville. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Drewry Thomas “Buddy” Hughes, Jr. and a son, Drewry T. “Timmy” Hughes, III.
Mrs. Hughes and her late husband operated an insurance agency in Warrenton for many years. She was a longtime member of the Warrenton Church of Jesus Christ of Letter-Day Saints and loved to paint and garden.
She is survived by her children, Jessie Trow, Louisa, VA, Nada (James) Trow, Linden, VA, Stephen Hughes and Annette (George) Boggs both of Warrenton; two siblings, Jean (Patsy) Newville and Troy (Cindy) Newville; eight grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 10:00 AM until the service begins at 11 AM at Warrenton Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 585 Fauquier Rd., Warrenton, VA 20186. Interment will be on Monday, Feb. 11 at 10:00 AM at Culpeper National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph’s Indian School (give.stjo.org/donate or to Wounded Warriors.
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