Wednesday, December 25, 2013
George Quinton Hughes, 78, died Thursday, December 19, 2013, at his residence. Funeral services were held Saturday, December 21, 2013, at Ebenezer United Methodist Church. Burial, directed by Morris Funeral Home of Hemingway, followed at the church cemetery. Mr. Hughes was born in Hemingway, the son of the late Connie Brown and Iva Verna Huggins Hughes. He was the owner and operator of Hughes Hair Care for 56 years and also the owner and operator of Hughes Hand Crafted Trays and Leather Works for over 30 years. He was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church, where he served on numerous boards and offices in the church. He was a member of the Indiantown Masonic Lodge # 165. Survivors are: his wife, Maxine Miller Hughes; three children, Chris Hughes (Dorinda), Sonja L. Hughes and Paige Watford (Rickey); two brothers, Larry Hughes (Edna) and Noel Hughes (Joyce); one sister, Romayne Eaddy; five grandchildren; and one great-grandson.