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Gayle Lorraine Hughes

May 26, 1964 - September 25, 2018

CHESAPEAKE – Gayle Lorraine Hughes, 54, died September 25, 2018.  Gayle was born in Brooklyn, NY.  She worked as a Business Change Analyst.  In her off time she loved spending time with her wife, Beth.

Left to cherish her memory are her loving wife of 8 years, Elizabeth “Beth” Hughes; fur babies, Zoey, Darby, Jack, and Bean; mother Yola Langer Oatley of Chesapeake; mother-in-law, Charlotte B. Hudgins of Virginia Beach; father-in-law, James Hudgins of Virginia Beach; brothers, Neil A. Oatley of Northern, VA and Warren R. Oatley of Chesapeake; nieces Danielle and Tiffany Oatley; and a host of other family and friends.

The family will be celebrating Gayle’s life on Friday, September 28th, 2018 at 6:00 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Chesapeake.  Express condolences to the family at  In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to an animal charity of one’s choice.

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Date: Friday, September 28, 2018


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel

929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322

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