‘Bob’ Hughes


George R. “Bob” Hughes, 76, a lifelong resident of Charleston, passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017, at his home.

He served in the National Guard and attended Charleston First Baptist Church. He was best known for his service as Bradley County Road Superintendent for 12 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, H.L. and Ruth Hughes; and brother, H.L. Hughes Jr.

Survivors include his daughter, Bobbie Jo Henry (Bryan) of Charleston; granddaughter, Kylie Henry of Charleston; brother, Bill Hughes (Grace); sisters: Jo Lyle and Alice Miller (John); and many nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 21, 2017, in the chapel of Fike-Randolph & Son Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Moats officiating.

Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens with Jeff Spence, Shane Hughes, Dewey Hughes, Bryan Henry, Sam Trewhitt and Rusty Powell serving as pallbearers. Billy Lyle will serve as honorary pallbearer.

His family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Send a message of condolence and view the Hughes family guestbook at wwwfikefh.com.


No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment


Print subscribers have FREE access to clevelandbanner.com by registering HERE

Non-subscribers have limited monthly access to local stories, but have options to subscribe to print, web or electronic editions by clicking HERE

We are sorry but you have reached the maximum number of free local stories for this month. If you have a website account here, please click HERE to log in for continued access.

If you are a print subscriber but do not have an account here, click HERE to create a website account to gain unlimited free access.

Non-subscribers may gain access by subscribing to any of our print or electronic subscriptions HERE