Clyde A. ‘Allen’ Hughes Jr., 57, known for his infectious laugh and generosity

Clyde A. 'Allen' Hughes Jr.
Clyde A. ‘Allen’ Hughes Jr.

Clyde A. “Allen” Hughes Jr., 57, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019. He was born Nov. 8, 1961, in Danville. He was dedicated to the business he built, C.A. Hughes & Son Lawn Care.

It was often said that Allen knew no stranger. His infectious laugh and generosity will be missed. Allen had a passion for hunting, fishing, beekeeping and gardening.

He was preceded in death by his father, Clyde Allen Hughes Sr.

Left to cherish his memory are his mother, Clara M. Hughes; wife, Christina Deeds Hughes; children, Craig A. Hughes (Chris Spruill), Amanda Keith (Ian), Emily Barbachem (Brent) and Elizabeth Hughes (Derek); brother, Jeffrey Hughes; sister, Cynthia Hughes; and one grandchild on the way.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday. Jan. 31, at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at noon, Friday, Feb. 1, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Share online condolences with the family at Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home.

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