Richard J. Hughes

September 12, 1950 ~ December 1, 2018 (age 68)

Richard J. Hughes, 68, of Scottsville, KY passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the Medical Center at Bowling Green.  The Scottsville, KY native was a retired truck driver for TS Trucking, former employee of River City Wrecker Service in Jeffersonville, IN and F & M Furniture in Lafayette, TN.  He was a son of the late Wallace Richard Hughes and Susan Irene Cook Hughes. 


He is survived by 2 sons:  Mike Carter and Allen Hughes, both of Scottsville, KY; 

Mike and Allen's mother:  Starlette Hughes; 

5 sisters:  Sharon Carver and husband, Dennis; Carol Stinson and husband, Gary; Patricia Britt and husband, Cloyd and Kim Hughes, all of Scottsville, KY; Asia (Linda) Walker and husband, Garry, Lexington, KY; 

7 grandchildren:  Samara Wade (Matt), Kane Hughes, Hayden Higdon, Braden Hughes, Jamie Carter, Jada Carter and Noah Lambert; 

1 great grandson:  Chandler Wade and 

Several nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by 1 brother:  Rickie O. Hughes and 1 nephew:  Chad Stinson. 


Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Goad Funeral Home with Bro. Charlie Ausbrooks officiating and burial in New Salem Cemetery.  Visitation will be 12:00 noon to 8:00 p.m. Monday and after 7:00 a.m. Tuesday until funeral time at Goad Funeral Home. 

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