Donny “Silver Fox” Hughes, Sr. 84, of Hope, AR passed away October 14, 2019 in Hope. He was born in Mt. Vernon, TX to William Marshall and Alice Hughes.
Mr. Hughes was a 35-year member of First Assembly God Church as well as, a Deacon and board member. Donny was a US Army Veteran who enjoyed Major League Baseball, hunting,fishing, and camping. He was Retired US Postmaster.
Mr. Hughes is preceded in death by his father, mother, and brothers; Gene Hughes and Billy Hughes. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Wiley Hughes of Hope; two sons, Donny Hughes, Jr (Shirley) and Scott Hughes (Faye) all of Hope; six grandchildren, Kyle Hughes, Jeremy Hughes (Hayley), Allen Barton, and Matt Hughes (Misty); seven great grandchildren, Catherine, Brooklyn, Jesse, Eric, Dylan, Tyler and Trey.
The family of Mr. Hughes would like a special thanks to go to Kindred Hospice, Wadley Regional Hospital, Willis Knighton of Shreveport, Wendy Cox, Barbara Walker, Alma Medlen, and Becky Medlen.
Visitation will be held Thursday, October 17, 2019 6-8pm at Herndon-Fuqua Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Friday, October 18, 2019 at 2:00PM in the First Assembly of God Church with Bro. Kenny Martin officiating. Interment will follow at Chapelwood Cemetery, Nash, TX, under the direction of Herndon-Fuqua Funeral Home.
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