James F. Hughes
July 16, 1936 – Jan. 5, 2023
James Francis Hughes, 86, died Jan. 5, 2023, 86. He was born July 16, 1936, to James W. and Marguerite D. Hughes. He is preceded in death by his son Jon M. Hughes.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Joy Robichaux Hughes; his children James W. Hughes, Jina H. Ellingburg (Kim); grandchildren, Emily J. Hughes (Ethan), Jameson W. Hughes (Joscelan), Joey M. Ellingburg, Chris D. Ellingburg (Amber), and Sheina A. Lassalle (Pierre).
Hughes was a long-time resident of Algiers and Gretna. He retired from Avondale Shipyard after 36 years. A memorial service was Jan. 21, 2023, at Holy Name of Mary, in Algiers.
Marshall Funeral Home of Biloxi was in charge of the arrangements.