James Woodrow Hughes

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James Woodrow Hughes

September 02, 1943 - January 10, 2019

James Woodrow Hughes James Woodrow Hughes, of Raceland, went to be with the Lord and his beloved wife, the late Martha Lynn Greenslait Hughes on January 10, 2019.
Jimmy was born September 2, 1943, in Catlettsburg, Kentucky, a son of the late Alta Mae Harris (Hughes) Williamson and Woodrow Wilson Hughes.
He is survived by his brother, John Marion Hughes (Mary); his daughter, Jami Bethanne Hughes Smith (Kathy); two sons, Darrell Wayne Hughes and Paul Michael Hughes (Amanda); three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was a bona fide carman and then later Safety Director on the CSX railroad. He was ordained into the ministry in 1976. Afterward, he preached, counseled and comforted countless people of all ages. He had ministries at several churches in Ohio and Kentucky.
Jimmy is much loved and will be sorely missed.
Funeral services will be on Monday January 14, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Raceland Christian Church by minister, Jimmy Tingler.
Visitation will be on Sunday January 13, 2019 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Evans Funeral Home in Raceland, Ky.
Burial will be in Brick Union Cemetery at Lloyd, Ky.
Published on January 11, 2019
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4 posts

April Blair
Jan 13, 2019
I am so grateful and blessed that I got to know Jimmy while he was at Heartland. He had a heart of gold and I have come to love him dearly. I will miss him so much.
Lisa Estep
Jan 13, 2019
He was such a thoughtful sweet caring man, I always looked forward to his church services at Oakmont Manor! He always had time to talk and ask me how I was doing, he will be missed fly high my friend, thoughts and prayers go out to his family 🙏❤️
Wanda Huffman, volunteer
Jan 12, 2019
Thinking of the family at this time, that God will give you strength for the days ahead. I always enjoyed my visits with him and knew he was a special, Godly man.
Carol Beatty
Jan 12, 2019
Jimmy and Martha was awesome people and I remember he was always kind and caring and he always had time to talk and ask how I was doing