Talmadge “Smitty” Hughes, Jr., 79, passed away Friday, April 28, 2017, after a long illness.
A native of Long County, GA, and
He was preceded in death by his father, Talmadge Hughes, Sr., and mother, Carlisle Moxley.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Mildred S. Hughes; children, Gary Futch (Machiell), Earl Futch (Charlotte), and Diane Dudley (Richard), all of Richmond Hill; sister, Caro Nau of Wisconsin; 7 grandchildren, Joshua Futch, Jeremy Futch (Abigail), Jonathan Dudley, Jessica Dudley, Jennifer Dudley, Mathew Futch and Samantha Ruess (Tyler); 2 great-grandchildren, Paisley Ruess and Benjamin Futch; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be 6-8 pm, Monday, May 1, 2017, at Carter Funeral Home Bryan Chapel. Funeral Services will begin at 11 am, Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Carter Funeral Home Bryan Chapel. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mat Futch, Jonathan Dudley, Joshua Futch, Jeremy Futch, Johnny Swafford, and Jerry Swafford.
Carter Funeral Home Bryan Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.CarterBryanChapel.com.To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Talmadge "Smitty" Hughes, please visit our flower store.