Edward Hughes, age 79, of Elkmont, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017, at his residence.
He was born May 27, 1937, in Limestone County to Onnie L. Hughes and Mary Lee Jackson Hughes.
Mr. Hughes is preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Phillip, James, David and Charles Hughes; two sisters, Mabel Harris and Dorothy Hunt.
Mr. Hughes was a self-employed truck driver for over 50 years.
Survivors include one son, Mark Hughes and wife Toni of Orlando, Florida; one brother, William Hughes and wife Ann of Elkmont; two sisters, Martha Burchell of Cullman and Geneva Downs of Athens; three grandchildren, Elishia, Samantha and Stephanie Hughes of Orlando, Florida; three great-grandchildren, Addison, James and Julian.
There will be a graveside service at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 16, at Limestone Memorial Gardens, with James Oliver officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Church of God of Prophecy, 23031 Sandlin Road, Elkmont, AL 35620.
Published on May 16, 2017