Age: 94 Address: Bennett Cove Road, Green Mountain, North Carolina Date of Death: Thursday, December 19, 2013 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: Junior Hughes of Bennett Cove Road, Green Mountain, North Carolina passed away on Thursday, December 19th at Mission Hospitals - Memorial Campus.
He was a son of the late Roe and Bertha Tipton Hughes and a native of Mitchell County, NC. He was a Veteran of The United States Army and served in WWII. He was self employed as a Painter.
Survivors include; his wife Anna Mae Peterson Hughes, of Green Mountain, NC, three sisters; Thelma Wilson, of Erwin TN, Betty Renfro, of Green Mountain, NC, and Joyce Garland, of Jonesboro, TN, one brother; Kimsey Hughes, of Green Mountain, NC, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by; a sister; Madeline Foster, and brothers; Elmer and Buck Hughes.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 2:00PM in the chapel of Henline – Hughes Funeral Home, with Burnie Jones officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Bennett Cemetery on Elvis Edwards Road with The North Carolina Honor Guard conducting Military Graveside Honors.
Henline – Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Hughes Family.