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David C. Hughes, Jr
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1917
Death: Nov. 30, 2012
Thomson
McDuffie County
Georgia, USA

THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. D.C. Hughes Jr., 95, widower of Mrs. Julia H. Hughes, died Friday, November 30, 2012, at his residence. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, December 3, at Thomson First Baptist Church with Rev. Josh Hughes and Rev. David Lambert officiating. Burial will be in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Mr. Hughes was born in Glascock Co., on July 23, 1917, to David and Annie Mae Hughes, but has made his home in Thomson for most of his life. He was a graduate of Young Harris College and later served on the Board of Trustees. He was an English teacher, an Explorer Scout leader and operated his own photography business. He was a charter member of Thomson Country Club, where he served as President and Treasurer. He was a former Thomson City Councilman and McDuffie County Commissioner. He was a Master Mason, member of A.J. Miller Lodge 204, Thomson, and a Shriner, member of the ALEE Temple and Thomson Shrine Club. He was a past president of the Thomson Exchange Club. He was a devoted member of Thomson First Baptist Church, where he taught the 13 and 14 year-old Boys' Sunday school class, and was a member of the Men's Bible Class. He was the retired owner and operator of Thomson Construction Supply Company. The family remembers him as a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was an avid bird hunter, fisherman, and golfer. Survivors include his daughter, Kay (Ken) Williams, Thomson; his son, Dr. Carroll (Linda) Hughes, Thomson; three brothers, Robert (Elizabeth) Hughes, George Odis Hughes, and Gene (Jane) Hughes, all of Thomson; 6 grandchildren, Matt Hughes, Rev. Josh (Ginger) Hughes, Dr. Katie Hughes ( Dr. Jeremy) Anthony, John (Mary Margeret) Williams, Michael (Caroline) Williams, and David (Katie) Williams; and two great- grandchildren, Julia Anthony and Ella Grace Hughes. Pallbearers will be Bob Hughes, David Hughes, Larry Hughes, Harold Hughes, David Everson, Ronnie Hadden, Gary Hadden, and Larry Hadden. The family wishes to express sincere gratitude to Delia Grant, Elizabeth Lowe, Lucille Collins, B.J., Connie Cox, and Kimberly Wilson, for their devoted care to Mr. D.C. Hughes Jr. Their genuine love and compassion for him transcended their assigned duties. Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Men's Bible Class at Thomson First Baptist Church In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Thomson First Baptist Church Building Fund. Friends may call at the residence. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday morning in the Atrium of Thomson First Baptist Church. You may sign the online guestbook at www.curtisfuneralhome.com. Curtis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Retired Businessman
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on December 2, 2012 
 
Burial:
Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens
Thomson
McDuffie County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: M Long
Record added: Dec 02, 2012
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David C. Hughes, Jr
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