Margaret Maines Hughes, 76, of Bassett, died Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at the Sovah Health-Martinsville. She was born in Sparta, North Carolina on November 15, 1943 to the late Elder Talmage Maines and Dixie Hodge Maines. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Lisa Gail; brother, Lewis; and sister, Edna. She was a member of Mercy Crossing where she was a longtime member of the choir and retired from Walmart having worked 27 years. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Irvin Loyd Hughes; daughter, Irvena Carter (Danny) of Collinsville; son, Alan Hughes (Jackie) of Martinsville; grandson, Scott Carter (Ana) of Collinsville; great-grandchildren, Cloud Carter and Persephone Fielding; two brothers, Harrison Maines (Judy) and Jackie Maines; two sisters, Bobbie Parlier (Gary) all of Sparta, N.C. and Linda Todd (Wayne) of Mt. Airy, N.C.; eight nephews and three nieces. The family will receive friends in the Bassett Funeral Service Chapel Saturday, March 14, 2020, from 10 until 11 a.m. where the funeral will follow at 11 a.m. A graveside service will be held Sunday afternoon, March 15, 2020, at 2 p.m. in the Shiloh United Methodist Church cemetery in Sparta, N.C. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.bassettfuneralservice.com. Bassett Funeral Service is serving the Hughes family.
Elizabeth Nadine McMillon (Isley), 75, of Martinsville, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020. She was born in Martinsville on July 6, 1944 to Robert Jackson Scott and Mary Lois Moxley. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Thomas McMillon and her second husband, Harold Isley; sisters, Mozelle King, Betty Taylor, Nancy Houser; and her brother, Robert Lee Scott. She is survived by her sons, Eric McMillon and his wife, Tisha, Earl McMillon and his wife, Michelle; grandchildren, Reagan, Rylee and Carlee McMillon, Makayla and Johnathan McMillon; grandson, Tommy McMillon; and great-granddaughter, Brooklyn McMillon; sisters, Mary Martin and Debbie Moxley Bousman. She was a member of Compassion Church in Axton. A funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. on Friday, March 13, 2020, at McKee Stone Funeral Home and will be officiated by the Reverends Gary and Seth Robertson. A private interment will follow the service. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are by McKee-Stone Funeral Home-Martinsville, Va. To express condolences online, please visit www.collinsmckeestonemartinsville.com.