MT. JULIET -- Funeral services were held Tuesday morning, March 29 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Hughes, 80, of Nashville and formerly of Huntsville, AL.
An Aerospace Engineer, Mr. Hughes died Friday, March 25, 2011.
One of the US Marines "Chosin Few", he served in the Korean Conflict and was the son of the late, Arthur Francis and Edna Louise Ingrahm Hughes.
Interment with military honors will follow at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Maple Hill Cemetery in Huntsville, AL.
Survivors include: sons Robert (Linda Benson) Hughes, Thomas (Sharon) Hughes and Scott (Denise) Hughes; sister Marion Hughes and grandchildren Daniel Arthur Hughes and Erika Marie Hughes.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Dorothy Garry Hughes.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, Mt. Juliet.