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1951 James 2022

James Hughes

April 9, 1951 — April 19, 2022

James Hughes, 71, passed away April 19, 2022, at home in Locust Grove, Oklahoma.

James was born April 9, 1951 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Evelyn (Walker) Rapp and James Bailey Hughes. James was married to Terrie (Smith) Hughes on July 16, 1973.

James is survived by his wife; Terrie Hughes, his two children; Melissa Harjo and James Hughes, son-in-law; Reuben Harjo, grandchildren; Jayden and Aubrielle Harjo, brothers; Bill Hughes and Jon Wells, sisters Kathy Strickland and Beverly Thompson and Karen Day, aunts; cousins, nieces, nephews and many, many friends.

He is preceded in death by his mother Evelyn (Walker) Rapp and father James Bailey Hughes, grandmothers, grandfathers, aunts and uncles, mother-in-law Myrna Kelley and father-in-law James Smith.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation to the American Cancer Society for cancer research or any cancer research foundation you wish. Details and where to make a donation are listed below.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Service

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm

Locust Grove Free Will Baptist Church


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