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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