John R. Hughes II


RUSK - Graveside funeral services for John Randolph Hughes II, 35, of Dallas, formerly of Houston and Rusk, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Salem Cemetery near Rusk, under the direction of O.T. Allen & Son Funeral Home, Alto.

John died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, in Dallas. He was born March 29, 1977, in Wichita Falls to John Randolph and Paula Vaughn Hughes. He had lived in Dallas for six years and had lived in Houston for many years. He graduated from Cypress Falls High School in Houston and worked as a personal trainer. He had been a member of the First Baptist Church in Lafayette, La., and later the Metropolitan Baptist Church in Houston. He was preceded in death by his father, Randy Hughes; brother, Joe Hughes; grandmother, Juanita Merchant; and aunt, Jeanette Harrison.

Survivors include his mother, Paula Hughes, Rusk; grandparents, Clyde and Pauline Vaughn, Rusk; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers will be his cousins and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, before the funeral at the funeral home in Alto.

Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Nov. 12, 2012