Linda Coffman Obituary, Death – In a solemn moment of grief, the community of Danville comes together to remember and honor the life of Linda Coffman Hughes, who peacefully passed away at the age of 66 at her residence on Hwy 80. Linda’s life, marked by love, dedication to family, and faith, will be celebrated in a memorial service at Mount Zion Baptist Church on Monday, November 20, 2023, at 3:00 PM. Linda Coffman Hughes, born in Macon, GA, was the daughter of the late Lee Ramey Coffman and Martha Brooks Coffman. Her roots ran deep, and she found solace and strength in her family. Linda’s journey was not without heartache, as she bid farewell to her brother, John Dean Coffman, who preceded her in death.
Linda was a dedicated member of Mount Zion Baptist Church, where she found spiritual nourishment and community. Her faith was a guiding light that shaped her character and influenced the way she approached life’s challenges. Rev. Ken Land will officiate the memorial service, offering comforting words to those mourning Linda’s departure. Linda is survived by her loving husband, Howard Hughes, with whom she shared a lifetime of memories. Her legacy lives on through her sons, Heath (Brittani) Fordham and Casey (Kristi) Fordham. Linda’s presence will also be fondly remembered by her numerous grandchildren: Emily, Alyssa, Aiden, Mikayla, Ashlyn, Alivia, Landon, Kylie, Tasha, Hunter, Sara, Destiny, M.J., and Emery.
The community is invited to share their condolences and support with the Hughes family at Mount Zion Baptist Church on Monday, November 20, 2023, from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM before the memorial service. It is a time to come together, offering comfort to those who mourn the loss of a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests making donations to Twiggs Academy, a meaningful gesture that reflects Linda’s commitment to education and community. Contributions can be sent to Twiggs Academy, 961 Hamlin Floyd Rd., Jeffersonville, GA 31044. Linda Coffman Hughes will be remembered not only for the love she showered upon her family but also for the enduring impact she had on those around her. As the community gathers to celebrate her life, let us collectively send thoughts and prayers to the Hughes family, cherishing the memories of a remarkable woman whose legacy will live on in the hearts of all who were touched by her grace.