Jasper Franklin “Jack” Hough


Jasper Franklin “Jack” Hough

Dawsonville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 13 Jul 2016 (aged 93)
Dickerson, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row M, Lot 4 Upper, Site 3
Memorial ID 167007084 View Source

- Jasper Fox Hough [1899-1971]
- Myrtle Lee (Burdette) Hough [1902-1998]

Married Doris (Warfield) Hough

- Michael Hough
- Susan Hough Helmick

Military Service
- TSO, Warrant Officer - WWII
- Enlisted: January 23, 1943

Frederick News-Post - July 15, 2016

Jasper "Jack" Franklin Hough, 93, passed away at home, in Dickerson, MD on Wednesday, July 13, 2016.

He was the loving husband of Doris Hough for 65 years.

Born March 28, 1923 in Dawsonville, MD, he was the son of the late Jasper Fox Hough and Myrtle Lee Burdette.

Jack served his country from 1943 to 1946 as a Telephone Switchboard Operator during the Air Offensive of Japan, China, India and Burma. He received a Good Conduct Medal, Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon and World War II Victory Ribbon.

After returning home he married the love of his life, Doris. He was employed as a Supply Specialist at the Naval Ordnance Laboratory in White Oak, MD.

During his employment there he and his wife, Doris, also ran Comus Orchards for many years. Jack did part-time hours for Safeway of Kensington and upon retirement he worked for Hechinger's.

In addition to his wife, Jack is survived by one son Mike (Eleanor) Hough of Adamstown, one daughter Susan (Mike) Helmick of Jefferson; one brother Forest Hough of Dickerson; 3 grandchildren, Walter Hough (Fiance Jessica) of Adamstown, Amy (Tony) Cole of Martinsburg, Zachary Helmick of Georgia; one great grandchild, Jaden Hough of Adamstown. Jasper was predeceased by one son Mark Hough.

The family would like to give a special thank you to Frederick County Hospice and especially nurse Patty.

The family will be receiving friends on Monday, July 18, 2016 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Hilton Funeral Home, 22111 Beallsville Rd, Barnesville, MD 20838 (, where funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 19, at 11:00. Interment will follow at Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, MD. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Jasper Hough's name to Hospice of Frederick County.

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