Ronald Lee Hughes went to be with the Lord on January 4, 2021 at CAMC Memorial after a long illness.
He was born July 2, 1947 in Spring Creek, WV and was the son of the late Oliver Lee and Lottie Cutlip Hughes.
Ronnie was employed by the WV Department of Highways for 29 years and retired as bridge crew leader. He was a member of McLean Church in Ronceverte. He was an Army veteran serving in the Vietnam War. Ronnie was a graduate of Frankford High School. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and loved the outdoors. He never knew a stranger and loved helping people. Ronnie was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Elizabeth “Sissie” Burwell.
Ronnie is survived by his wife, Jane Goodall Hager Hughes; two sons, Steven Hughes and wife, Amanda and Tracy Hughes and wife, Angela all of Ronceverte; step-daughter, Erin Hager of Ronceverte; step-son, Chris Hager and wife, Ginny of Christiansburg, VA; grandchildren, Jana Hughes, Ethan, Owen, Cora, Emily, Alyson, and Audrey Hughes and Gage and Guy Hager; siblings, Bethel Workman, Jim Hughes, Dreama Halstead, and husband, Jerry all of Frankford; brother-in-law, Banny Burwell of Pickaway; special brothers, Andrew and David Morgan of Ronceverte.
Graveside services for Ronnie will held on Thursday, January 7, 2021 at McLean Church Cemetery, Ronceverte at 3 p.m. with Pastor John Groves officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family wishes that donations be made to McLean Church, 344 Masters Road, Ronceverte, WV 24970 in the Memory of Ronald L. Hughes.
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Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte is in charge of arrangements.