Ronnie Hughes


Ronnie Anthony Hughes

Ronnie Anthony Hughes, 49, of Copperhill, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019.

He was born on March 9, 1970, in Polk County to Young D. Hughes and Marie Crawford Hughes.

Ronnie was a self-employed painter and was of the Baptist Faith. He is preceded in death by his father, Young, D. Hughes; and his wife, Beth Postell Hughes. 

He is survived by his mother, Marie Hughes; siblings and their spouses, Jimmy and Angie Hughes of Epworth, Becky and Stephen Cruse of Morganton, Debbie and Mike Kisner of Cleveland, and David and Joan Hughes of Benton; nieces and nephews, Laura Hughes Scoggins, Courtney and Hannah Cruse, Adam Hughes, and Jami Hicks; special friend, Sherry Griffith; and canine companion, Pebbles. 

The funeral was conducted on Monday, April 22, 2019 at 2 p.m. from the Akins Funeral Home of Copperhill Chapel, with David Hicks officiating. Music was provided by Rose Cross and Pam Ensley.

Interment followed in the Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery with David Hughes, Stephen Cruse, Mike Kisner, Tyler Hicks, Adam Hughes, and Kordell Griffith serving as pallbearers. Jimmy Love served as honorary pallbearer.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at

Akins Funeral Home of Copperhill has been entrusted with arrangements.


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