Raymond N. Hughes, Sr, 83, entered into rest Tues, Aug 11, 2009 at his Crystal City residence. He was a retired glass worker at Pittsburgh Plate Glass, Crystal City and he was a WWII Navy veteran. Born Sept 25, 1925, in St Louis, MO, to the late Raymond L. & Alma (Zumalt) Hughes. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Wanda (Akins) Hughes.
He is survived by sons: William Hughes of Crystal City, MO, Raymond (Wanda) Hughes, Jr of Crystal City, MO, and Timothy (Becky) Hughes of Fletcher, MO; daughter: Linda Nash of Crystal City, MO; grandchildren: Darin, Tana, Nichole, Donny, Jacob, Brent, Amanda, Ginger & Sarah; 7 great-grandchildren: T.J., Jade, Tara, Cheyenne, Estaban, Jacob & Nathanial; great-great grandchild, Briley Ann.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a son, Robert Hughes and grandson, Timothy Hughes, Jr.
He was a member of V.F.W. Post # 3777 and he enjoyed hunting and fishing.