WILLIAMSBURG - Thomas Greenfield Hughes, 93, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012.
He was born in Columbia, Tenn., and attended both Columbia Military Academy and Vanderbilt University
, where he played football. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II
. After the war, he was employed by the General Foods Corporation for 43 years. He was also a member of Williamsburg Presbyterian Church.
Thomas is survived by his wife of 73 years, Dudley M. Hughes; his brother, Jerry Hughes; his son, Thomas G. Hughes Jr.; his daughter, Carol H. Duff; his son, Patrick L. Hughes; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A service celebrating his life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at the Woodhaven Assisted Living Parlor, in Woodhaven Manor, 5500 Williamsburg Landing Drive, Williamsburg.
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