This is the unedited research and genealogical collection of Geneva Suggs Swain donated by Carroll Ray Ellis.
The original copies of these records are housed in the Montgomery County Archives and available for researchers to use.

Colie Hughes Jr.


<>Coke L “Pete” Hughes Jr., 52, died Thursday at Fort Campbell Army Hospital. He was a resident of 113 Airport Road and retired from the U.S. Army.

Mr. Hughes was a member of St. John's Methodist Church in Char­lotte, N.C., and a member of the American Legion.

<> Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at McReynolds-Nave Chapel with the Rev. William Warmath officiat­ing. Burial will follow at Ft. Donel­son National Cemetery in Dover with full military honors.
<>Mr. Hughes was born in Wilming­ton, N.C., on Sept. 29, 1929, . the son of Anna Shipley Hughes and the late Colie Laverne Hughes Sr.
<>In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Hilda Long Hughes of Clarksville: three sons, Coke L. Hughes Ill of Mt. Holly, N.C., and Greg S. Hughes and Mark A. Hughes, both of Clarksville: one brother, Raymond Hughes of Char­lotte, N.C.: and three sisters, De­lores Carter of Richmond, Va., Betty Thomason of Houston, Texas, and Colleen Chappell of Albany, Ga.

Pallbearers will be James C. Krepps Jr., William Lumpkin, Rob­ert Christoffer Sr., Wilford Colon Jr.. Joseph Belson and Cecil Ferrell.


Submitted by Sandra Stacey


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