Richard "Skip" Hughes, Jr. passed away on June 13, 2013 in North Carolina on a trip. He was 66yrs. old. He was one of a kind, and his favorite saying was "never the same, but always Skip". He was an electrician by trade and a friend to all, he never met a stranger. He was predeceased by his father, Richard Earl Hughes, Sr., his mother Rita Roberts Hughes and his nephew Heath. He is survived by his wife Mari, her daughter Heather (Brian) and Jessica and Jade, also, his mother-in-law Marguerite. His sisters and their families Deborah, Corkey (Michal), Travis and Gavin, Jayne (Wonderful), Heather (Gilbert), Lil Gil, and Summer, Patricia (Don), Keith, (Erica) and Mason. He will be truly missed by all who knew him, may he rest in peace.