Date of Birth: 3/11/1958
Date of Death: 2/28/2015
Visitation: 5:00 - 8:00 PM EST, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, L.R. Petty Funeral Home
Funeral: 1:00 PM EST, Wednesday, March 4, 2015, L.R. Petty Funeral Home
Interment: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Mr. David Vernon "Doc" Hughes of Campbellsville was born in Taylor County on March 11, 1958 and departed this life on February 28, 2015 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville. He was 56 years, 11 months, and 17 days of age. Mr. Hughes - or Doc, as he was better known - was a well-respected mechanic, and would often diagnose engine complications by ear before anyone else would even notice a problem. Although a man of few words, he made it obvious he loved his family, and was extremely proud of the lives they led. He professed faith in Christ, and was a member of the Cane Valley Baptist Church.
He leaves to cherish his memory:
One son: David Ray Hughes and wife Shannon of Campbellsville,
One daughter: Patricia Ann Boyd and husband Shane of Hustonville,
Four grandchildren: Chance Hovious, David Allen Hughes, Triston Boyd, and Allison Elizabeth Boyd,
Six siblings: Billy Price and wife Diane of Campbellsville, Evelyn Dile and husband Kenny of Greensburg, Shirley Perkins of Campbellsville, Linda Rooker of Campbellsville, Kathy Hughes of Indiana, Travis Hughes of Campbellsville, and several Burchett step-siblings,
And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Vernon Ray Hughes and Elizabeth May Price Hughes Burchett, and two brothers, Colman Price and Marvin Price.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of David Vernon "Doc" Hughes on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 1:00 PM at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd., Campbellsville, KY 42718. Bro. Mike Woodrum will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 3878 Greensburg Rd., Campbellsville, KY 42718
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, March 3, from 5:00-8:00 PM.
Wednesday, March 4th, 2015 1:00pm, LR Petty Funeral Home & Cremation Servce
Campbellsville Memorial Gardens