Meadville Tribune

October 26, 2012

Russell Eugene Hughes


MANASSAS, Va. — Russell Eugene Hughes, 77, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, in Manassas, Va.

He was born in Reynoldsville on Aug. 19, 1935, a son of Frank and Kathryn Hopkins Hughes. He married Charlotte Fairweather.

Survivors include his wife, Charlotte Hughes; two daughters, Nancy Kightlinger and Karen Hughes, both of Meadville; a son, Randall Hughes of North Tazewell, Va.; three grandchildren, Corey, Ron and Jamey of Meadville; two sisters, Edna Kay Gallagher of Brookville and Jane Tobin of Reynoldsville; and two brothers, Arthur Hughes of Meadville and Robert Hughes of Brookville.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Russell Hughes Jr.; and three brothers, Tom, LeRoy and Raymond Hughes.

A private memorial service will be conducted.