|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1895|
|Death: ||Dec. 16, 1966|
From Tallulah Madison Journal, December 1966
Funeral Services Held Saturday for R. V. Hughes
Funeral services for Richard Velmar Hughes, 72, who died last Friday at a Vicksburg hospital
after a short illness were held at 10 a. m. last Saturday at the Chapel of Crothers' Funeral Home.
Services were conducted by the Rev. John Hurt. Burial followed n in Silver Cross cemetery under the
direction of Crothers' Funeral Home.
Mr. Hughes had resided in Tallulah for the past 27 years, was a native of Smith County, Miss.
He was a retired foreman of the Chicago Mill Lumber Co.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Sally Hughes, Tallulah; two sons, Jack Hughes, Greenwood, Miss.;
W. L. Hughes, Dallas, Texas, one daughter, Mrs. Jack Byrom, Memphis, Tenn; nine grandchildren and
Pallbearers were Don Belott, J. T. McClure, O. D. Creed, Martin Pemberton, Roy McCaa and J. B. McKnight.
Henry Willard Hughes (1870 - 1918)
Emma Beaver Hughes (1869 - 1910)
Sarah Gaar Hughes (1890 - 1984)
Jack Crisler Hughes (1916 - 1993)*
Charlotte H. Hughes Byrom (1925 - 2005)*
Richard Velmar Hughes (1895 - 1966)
George Elmer Hughes (1899 - 1957)*
Steve Nicholas Hughes (1901 - 1960)*
Emma Rebecca Holifield (1905 - 1948)*
Silver Cross Cemetery
Created by: Bobby Hobson
Record added: May 05, 2012
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