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Archie Hughes

September 7, 1927 - April 24, 2018

Archie Hughes, 90, passed away on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Born in West Virginia on September 7, 1927, he served in the U.S. Army before beginning his long teaching career. He taught at Ferguson High School in Newport News for decades before retiring from the York County School System. He attended Temple Baptist Church and never turned down an opportunity to help others. He enjoyed gardening and cheering for the Redskins.

Archie was predeceased by his son, Michael Hughes; his wife, Audrene Hughes; his parents James Archie Hughes and Vinnie Barker Hughes; his brother, Harold Hughes; and his sister, Nellie Hughes Groves. He is survived by his brother Charles Russell Hughes and his wife Delores of Tuscon, AZ., as well as friends who became family members to him in his later years.

A visitation will be held at 10 a.m. at the Altmeyer-Riverside Chapel with a service to follow at 11 a.m. A private interment will be held at Parklawn Memorial Park.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018

Time: 10:00 am

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home – Riverside Chapel

7415 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607


Service Information

Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home – Riverside Chapel

7415 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607


Cemetery Information

Location:

Parklawn Memorial Park

2551 N Armistead Ave
Hampton, Virginia 23666

Private.


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