Jim Hughes, 89, of Stanberry, Missouri, passed away July 14, 2021 at Pine View Manor in Stanberry. Jim was born October 4, 1931 in Worth, Missouri, the son of Franklin Joseph and Hazel Elizabeth (Rybolt) Hughes.
On July 2, 1954, Jim was united in marriage to Mary Louise Pierce. She preceded him in death March 13, 1994.
Besides his wife, he was preceded in death by his son Steven Hughes, brothers Joseph and Robert Hughes and sisters Helen Hamilton and Frances Lynch.
Jim was a foreman for the Missouri Highway Department in Stanberry, where he retired.
Jim was a member of the First Baptist Church in Albany, and a member of the Raymond Sager American Legion Post #260 of Stanberry. He loved golfing and sports.
Survivors: sons, David (Lori) Hughes; Kevin (Linda) Hughes; daughter-in-law, Pam Hughes, all of Stanberry; sister, Marjorie Dennis, Kansas City, MO; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Jim married Anna L. Gardner July 18, 1994. She preceded him in death February 15, 2020.
He is also survived by her children, James Dale (Donna) Gladstone, Worth; Cinda (Galen) Jennings, Des Moines, IA; Jennifer (Sam) Coburn, Worth; Amy Jo Gladstone, Worth.
Funeral Service: 1:00 PM Saturday, July 17 at the Roberson-Polley Chapel, Albany. Burial will be in the Grant City Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the chapel, where friends may call anytime after 10:00 AM Saturday morning. Online Condolences: www.robersonpolleychapel.com