George J. Hughes, 75, passed away Thursday, July 19, 2018 into the Loving Arms of his Lord, Jesus Christ.
He leaves his wife of 24 years, Susan C. (Emens) Hughes, his father-in-law, Nathaniel Emens of Middleboro, two sisters-in-law; Nancy Chadwick and her husband Hartland of Wareham and their son Benjamin of North Dartmouth, and Ruth Schuler and her husband Robert of Middleboro, and a niece, Margaret Molnar of West Virginia.
George was predeceased by his mother-in-law, Marian (Kaye) Emens and also is joined by his faithful companion Tornado.
He also leaves his devoted dog companions Deano and Windy.
George was born in Sumter, South Carolina on May 12, 1943, son of the late George and Doris Marie (Moore) Hughes and was raised in Philadelphia, he attended Northeastern University, enjoyed movies, friends and family and riding the bus, train and subway. George was a devoted member of the Charlton Baptist Church and very proud of his Philly upbringing. He worked many years at the Holden School in Charlestown prior to his retirement several years ago.
There are no calling hours.
A ‘Celebration of George’s Life’ will be Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 11 AM at the Charlton Baptist Church, 50 Hammond Hill Rd. in Charlton (Kindly meet at the Church). Burial will be private at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Webster.
The family suggests that flowers be omitted and would like everyone to spend time with their family and take them out to dinner and be together.
The ROBERT J. MILLER-OXFORD FUNERAL HOME, 247 Main St., is honored to be assisting George’s family with arrangements.
To express a condolence or share a memory of George, please visit:RJMillerfunerals.net