Johnny Lee Hughes January 30, 1942 – October 16, 2022
A Graveside inurnment service will be held for Johnny Lee Hughes, 81, of Mt Shasta, California (formerly of Coos Bay) at 2:00 PM Friday October 28, 2022 at Ocean View Memory Gardens in Coos Bay. Cremation Rites have been held under the direction of Nelson's Bay Area Mortuary.
Johnny was born January 30, 1942 in Neodesha, Kansas. He passed away in his sleep early Sunday morning on October 16, 2022 at Mt. Shasta, California.
Johnny spent his life working on Southern Pacific Railroad and doing railroad construction.
He was loved and admired by all who had the privilege of knowing him. He was a wonderful Husband, Father, Grandpa, Brother, Uncle and Friend who will be greatly missed.
Johnny loved spending time with Family and friends and loved sharing his knowledge with his grandkids.
Johnny is survived by:
Wife of 9 years, Judy Hughes
Daughter - DeAnna & Robert Bolding
Daughter - Jennie & Melvin Shults
Grandchildren - Travis & Tracy Hughes, Alicia Coleman, Nicole & Cody Cox, Daniel & Nichole Shults
Great Grandchildren - Wyatt Coleman, Annabelle Coleman, Brenden Shults, Cooper Shults & Olivia Shults
Sister - Carolyn Sue & Bob Schultz
Brother - Danny Duane & Carla Hughes
Numerous Nieces and Nephews
Close Friends - Rick & Teresa Abbott
And many other family members and friends
Johnny was preceded in death by his wife of 38 years Bessie Delores Hughes. Father: Wilbur Lee Hughes and Mother: Virgie Adeline (Newport) Hughes. Sister, Andrea Hughes Kennedy, and Brother, Darrell Henshaw.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson's Bay Area Mortuary, 405 Elrod Ave., Coos Bay, Oregon 541/267-4216