Leon Hughes

Leon Hughes

Saturday, January 25th, 1930 - Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Leon Hughes, 90, passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at Baptist Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi.

Funeral services are 2:00 pm on Sunday, July 5, 2020 graveside at North Union Cemetery in Attala County.

Leon is survived by his wife Bessie Mae Hood Hughes; son Robert Hughes (Melissa); daughter Mary Ann Blackstock (Steve); grandchildren Matt Leach, Corey Hughes, Josh Hughes, Allison Webb, Amber Blackstock, Summer Blackstock, and Lauren Chandler; and eleven great-grandchildren.

He was of the Baptist faith and retired from Hunter Engineering.

Leon was preceded in death by his parents Louie and Fannie Mae Ford Hughes; brothers Virgil, Lee, and Bob; sisters Mary Lee, Bonnie, Lavern, and Mamie; and great-grandson Preston Cole Leach.

Culpepper Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
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  • Service

    Sunday, July 5th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Sunday, July 5th, 2020 2:00pm
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    .., MS
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  • Interment

    North Union Cemetery
    Attala County Road 3106
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Dan West

Posted at 05:36pm
I express sorrow to the family and friends of Mr. Leon Hughes. I pray our Lord's love, comfort and strength for each of you.

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