Gemima Goad Hughett, 90, of Oneida, passed away December 31, 2013, at her home.
Born in Scott County, she was preceded in death by her parents, Early and Irona McGhee Goad; husband, Hubert Hughett; granddaughter, Lonika Suzette Byrd; great-granddaughter, Kandace LaShae McGhee; brothers: Ernest, Marion, Carl, and Segal Goad; and sisters: Clodia Lowe, Beulah Nelson, and Lydia Motley.
She was a member of New Salem United Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughters: Judy Daugherty and husband, Gloyid, of Jacksboro, Carolyn Foster and husband, Wayne, of Oneida, Janet Chastain and husband, Carl, of Flintstone, Ga., and Lois Byrd and husband, Gary, of Pioneer; 10 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, best friends: Louise Jones, Debbie Lacey, and Faye Heath; several nieces and nephews, and many other relatives.
Funeral service was conducted January 2, in the chapel of Four Oaks Funeral Home in Oneida with Bro. Wayne King and Bro. Randy Lowe officiating. Music was provided by Amber Harness and Wayne King. Graveside service was conducted January 3, at Fairview Cemetery.
Four Oaks Funeral Home of Oneida had charge of arrangements.