Deacon Lynne Hough (1938-2015) served as Senior Deacon in the Diocese of Mississippi, and served on the Discernment Committee and Commission on Ministry. She was ordained a Deacon on February 18th, 1996, and served at St Patrick's Episcopal Church in Long Beach for 20 years, and as chaplain at Memorial Hospital Gulfport for 23 years. She died Tuesday, December 22, 2015 in Gulfport.
We give thanks for people like Lynne who have embodied diaconal ministry, and have served with humility, compassion and commitment.
Sun Herald article here.