William Hughes, 70, Roachdale, passed away at his residence Sunday.
Born at Pittsboro, he was the son of William Acy Hughes and Lillian Maude Hooser Hughes.
He graduated from Roachdale High School in 1954 and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He had worked as a deliveryman for Meadow Gold Dairy for 22 years and later worked for Indiana State Highway Dept.
He was a member of the Roachdale Christian Church and the Roachdale V.F.W.
He married Donna M. Harmless on July 6, 1957 at Roachdale. She survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Tony Hughes and wife Carolyn, and Keith Hughes, all of Roachdale; three daughters, Carla Myers, Brownsburg, Linda McMasters and husband Mark, Roachdale, Susan Leak and husband Mike, Wingate; two brothers Richard L. Hughes and wife Lola, Walhalla, S.C., and Alan Hughes and wife Betty, Danville; a sister, Wilma J. Zimmerman, Crawfordsville, 16 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren,
Graveside services are 10 a.m. Tuesday at Roachdale Cemetery with Rev. Alan Small officiating.
There will be no visitation.
Servies and Morgan Funeral Home, Roachdale ,has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to serviesmorgan@link2000. net.