Visitation Information:

July 11th, 2018 at 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Service Information:

July 11th, 2018 at 11:00 AM
Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery and Crematory
2030 Memorial Park Road Gainesville, GA 30504

Mr. Charles Anthony Hughes, 72

Charles Anthony Hughes, 72, of Gainesville passed away on Monday, July 9, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home. Inurnment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.

Born on March 20, 1946 in Gainesville, GA he was the son of the late Claud and Dorothy Hughes. He was an associate in Contractor Sales at Lowe’s. He was a wonderful musician playing trumpet and keyboard for Riverstreet, East River Drive, American Patrol, and Pieces of Eight.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Hughes is preceded in death by his brother, Dennis Hughes, sisters, Jerry House and Ann Watson.

Mr. Hughes is survived by his daughter, Kathryn Hughes of Gainesville; wife, Jo Ellen Hughes of Gainesville; nephews, Ronald House (Joy), Donald House (Sabrina), Tim House (Patty), Gary House (Cindy), niece, Laura Foster (Dr. Robby); nephew, Jason Watson (Jennifer) and other friends and family.

Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.

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Linda Sigler 2018-07-10 11:36:59
So sorry to hear this news. My first cousins, the twins Charles and Ann were my first and closest playmates. My aunt Dot kept me while my parents were at work every day....and I cherish those memories. Charlie had the most wonderful imagination of any child EVER!! Condolences, Jo, and Ron, Donald, Tim, Gary, and Laura. Another loss—-too soon. Love, Linda
Jo Ellen Young 2018-07-10 13:51:47
Thinking of all of you at this time for your loss . Charlie was a good man and a fine musician. When times are difficult try to think back of all the wonderful smiles he provided.
Sterling Embry 2018-07-10 16:29:31
Jo Ellen - I'm sorry to hear of Charles' passing. Just a really nice guy who remained so ever since high school. Please know I will be thinking of you and Kathryn during this sad time.
Beverly Bonnette Andersen 2018-07-11 13:53:46
On behalf of Facebook group, “I’m a GHS Red Elephant,” I want to extend our deepest condolences to all of you during this time of grief. The thoughts and prayers from many friends of Charles’ are with you all. Beverly Bonnette ANDERSEN Founder,“I’m a GHS Red Elephant”
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