**The celebration of life service for Mr. Belue that was scheduled for this weekend has been postponed at this time. Please check back for updated service information.**
Coy Edward Belue, a native of Hattiesburg, MS and a resident of Daphne, AL, passed away on Monday, March 9, 2020 at the age of 92.
Coy was a WWII US Navy Veteran. He worked for GM&O Railroad/Illinois Central Railroad and retired from there after 40 years. Coy loved fishing, hunting and golfing with his brothers and friends in his spare time.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Jean Rainey Belue; parents, Oliver Clifton Belue and Veona Belle Hudgens Belue; brothers, Harold Clifton Belue and Dr. Gerald Edward Belue, and sister, Katherine Belue Lott.
Coy is survived by his children, Brenda Belue White, Susan Belue Haley (Carlton) and Tricia Belue Lott (Mitch); grandchildren, Ashley Looney, Monica Hickman, Wesley White, Courtney Corder, Lindsey Easterling, Dane Lott, Jordan Lott and Molli Lott; eleven great-grandchildren; brother, Bobby Belue (Betty) and sister, Myrtle Belue Aldridge; and sister-in-law, Jamie Belue; along with other family members and friends.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to his devoted caregivers and friends, Latreace Handy Stephens and Eleanor Richardson. Coy was a wonderful father, grandfather. He was excited to rejoin the love of his life, Barbara Jean.
The service scheduled for this weekend, has been postponed at this time. As soon as we have a date and time when the service will be rescheduled we will update immediately.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made for WWII Veterans at
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is handling service arrangements for the family.