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Richard Nelson Hughes
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1862
Dale County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 1937
Livingston
Polk County
Texas, USA

Funeral service for Richard Nelson Hughes, 74, who died at his home near Livingston early Saturday morning were held at 4:30 Saturday afternoon at the First Baptist Church, Rev W. B. Wadsworth and Rev. A. E. Riemann officiated. Interment was at Forest Hill Cemetery.

Mr Hughes was born in Alabama but had been a resident of livingston for many years.

Mr Hughes was predeceased by his wife Cara Bell Thomas 16 Dec 1936.
He is survived by five daughters, Mrs R. O. Cherry, New Waverly; Mrs J. P. Lovett, Juneau, Alaska; Mrs Ed Thomas, Livingston; Mrs L. Z. Bean, Houston; and Miss Nellie Jewel Hughes, Livingston; two sons, Eddie and Pat Hughes both of Livingston.

Polk County Enterprise June 1937 
 
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 Parents:
  Nelson Hughes (1833 - 1888)
  Cynthia Ann Martin Hughes (1832 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Cara Bell Thomas Hughes (1869 - 1936)
 
 Children:
  Florence Ophelia Hughes Cherry (1888 - 1976)*
  Edgar Earl Hughes (1890 - 1987)*
  Blanche Hughes Thomas (1899 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Nelson Hughes (1862 - 1937)
  Marcus S Hughes (1865 - 1896)*
  Mary Alabama Hughes Traylor (1869 - 1906)*
  Savanah Odell Hughes Yawn (1872 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
Livingston
Polk County
Texas, USA
Plot: Div. 1, Sec. 48, Lot 10
 
Created by: Cheryl
Record added: Jul 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28225874
Richard Nelson Hughes
Added by: Cheryl
 
 
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Rest in Peace.
- Mary Harper
 Added: Oct. 8, 2011
Rest in eternal peace first cousin twice removed in-lawMay you always be remembered.
- Cheryl
 Added: Jul. 14, 2008
 
 
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