Search billions of records on


Franklin LaFayette Hughey

Franklin L. Hughey
of near Bonnie dies

Franklin LaFayette Hughey, 88 a resident of the county for 80 years 
died at 7:40 p.m. yesterday at his home near Bonnie.

Funeral services will be held in Myers chapel at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday 
conducted by the Rev. Bird Green.  Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. 
cemetery at Opdyke.

Mr. Hughey was born August 1, 1857 in Crittenden county, Ky., the son 
of John R. and Mary ( Crider ) Hughey.  He was united in marriage to 
Kizzie B. Puckett, April 12, 1878 who preceded him in death July 5, 1932.

Mr. Hughey was a member of the I.O.O.F. Lodge No. 13 in Mt. Vernon and 
the Free Will Babtist church.

Survivng are two sons, Albert Hughey of Bonnie, John Hughey of Opdyke, 
two daughters Mrs. Mary L. Mckee of Mt. Vernon; Mrs. Lottie L. Joy of 
Bonnie; 37 grandchildern, 52 great grandchildern.  One son and one 
daughter preceded him in death.

He was the last surviving member of his father's family of nine 
The body will remain at Myers Chapel.

Jan 22, 1946
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News  
Submitted by: Angela Wright
Relationship: great-great-grandfather

Source: Mt. Vernon Register News Date: Tues. Jan 22, 1946 Submitted by: John R. Ball

Visit RootsWeb 
Submit An Obituary

Please send additions & corrections to 
Jefferson County Coordinator Cindy Ford
© 2005-2016 by Cindy Ford
All rights reserved