Charles Lelan Hughes
August 11, 2023

Charles Lelan Hughes, age 74, of LaFayette passed away Friday, August 11, 2023.

Charles was preceded in death by his parents, Lelan and Mary Hughes; and his step-daughter, Rachel Bradley Bolton.

He is survived by his loving wife, Marlene Tucker Hughes; step-son, Joshua (Julie) Bradley; sisters, Shelia (Terry) Thompson, and Deborah Hughes; children by love, Ted and Melody Bowers; grandchildren, Daelyn (Jane Poling) Bolton, Sadie Bradley, Caleb Bradley, Eli Bowers, and Damon Bowers; several nieces and nephews also survive.

A celebration of life service will be held on Thursday, August 17, at 7 p.m. in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Pastor Jim Powell officiating.

A gathering for family and friends will take place on Thursday from 5 p.m. until the hour of service.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or via mail to 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette

Funeral Home in Charge

Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home
121 West Villanow Street
LaFayette, GA 30728
(706) 638-2222