Age: 60 Address: Johnson City, TN Date of Death: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Carolyn Hughes Holsclaw, age 60, of Johnson City, TN, passed away unexpectedly due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident on Tuesday, July 9th. A native of Henson Creek in Avery County, she was a daughter of the late Johnny and Nola Wise Hughes. She was also preceded in death by sister, Lula Belle Hughes and brothers: Ted and Butch Hughes. Carolyn loved gardening especially her flowers and collecting porcelain dolls but most of all she loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Surviving are her daughters: Teresa McFalls Flowers and husband, Billy, of Elk Park and Angel Hughes Dugger and husband, Andrew, of Licklog; sisters: Helen Dellinger and husband, June, of Spear, Margie Hughes of Spear, Euna Bentley and husband, Allen, of Newland, Ruby Wise and husband, Wilburn, of Spruce Pine and Brenda Trivette and husband, Charles of Spruce Pine; brothers: Jim Hughes and wife, Colleen, and Doug Hughes and wife, Gail, all of Henson Creek; grandchildren: Tamara McFalls of Elk Park, Ryan McFalls and wife, Paige, of Roan Mtn., TN, Amber Nelson and husband, Shane, of Elk Park, Aaron and Austin Dugger of Licklog; great-grandchildren: Rylee and Paislee McFalls of Roan Mtn., TN and Emma Nelson of Elk Park. A host of nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.
Funeral Services will be held at 4 p.m. on Friday, July 12th at Burleson Chapel on Henson Creek. Rev. Chris Nance and Rev. Jody Almond will officiate. Burial will be in the Pittman Cemetery on Henson Creek. The family will receive friends from 2 until 4 p.m. at the church prior to the funeral service.
Memorial donations may be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.