12/1/2012 3:14:00 PM Dennis Dean Hughes July 22, 1951 - November 29, 2012
Dennis Dean Hughes, 61 of Taylorville, IL passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 6:21 pm at his residence.
He was born on July 22, 1951 to Emra and Winnie (Durham) Hughes. He was married to Thallah Beiermann on August 19, 1969 in St. Louis, MO. Mr. Hughes worked in construction and was a member of A.B.A.T.E. of Illinois. He loved to play darts.
He is survived by his wife, Thallah, sons: Chris Hughes and Jeffrey Abbott, both of Springfield, IL; daughters: Dawn (Billy) Sanders of Ramsey, IL, Beth (Robert) Spencer of Nokomis, IL, and Cindy Bethard of Clarksdale, IL; grandchildren: Kieth, Dean, Lackin, William, Jeffrey, Brittany, Brandon, Jordyn, Alexis, Mariah, Landon, Tabitha, Crystal, P.J., Zada, Demia, and great-granddaughter, Natalie. He is also survived by his sister, Shirley Fern Owens of Morrisonville, IL; Aunt, Helen Julious of Springfield, IL, several nieces, nephews, and cousins, and his beloved dog Boo.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Michael Hughes, brothers: Jess, Jim, and Curtis; and sisters: Cora, Roxy, and Betty.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 6:00 pm at the Calvary Baptist Church, Taylorville, IL with Pastor Steve Switzer officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date.
Arrangements are by Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, IL.
Visitors can sign an online guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com