In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to National Kidney Foundation, 10803 Olive Blvd, Suite 200, St Louis, MO 63141
Raymond Norvelle Hughes, Jr, 59 entered into rest Sunday, April 13, 2014 at Mercy Jefferson Hospital, Festus. He had worked as a heavy equipment operator for Central Stone Company, Florissant, MO and was a U.S. Army veteran; he enjoyed fishing and hunting. Born August 16, 1954, in Crystal City, MO, to Wanda (Akins) Hughes of Crystal City, MO and the late Raymond N. Hughes, Sr.
In addition to his mother he is survived by his loving family which includes his wife, Wanda (Wiley) Hughes; brothers: Billy Hughes of Crystal City, MO and Tim (Becky) Hughes of DeSoto, MO; sister, Linda Nash of Crystal City, MO; brother and sister-in-laws: Happy and Becky Welch of Festus, MO and Mike and Margaret Costner of Barnhart, MO; and nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father; brother, Robert Hughes and nephew, Timmy Hughes.