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Stephen Mark Hughes, 47
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McMinnville resident and Warren County native Stephen Mark Hughes, 47, was born March 19, 1971 and died Nov. 15 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro following a sudden illness.

A forklift operator with Yorozu America Corporation, he was the son of Donnie and Johnnie Hughes of McMinnville. He was married Feb. 2, 2004 to Tammy L. Hughes of McMinnville. In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by son, Zachary Gillentine of Smyrna, brother Greg Hughes of McMinnville, nephew Tyler Hughes of McMinnville; mother-in-law Dianne Roberts of McMinnville; and brother-in-law Gary Roberts Jr. of McMinnville. He is also survived by many other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by grandparents, Calvin and Angie Hughes and Ernest and Eunice Boren; aunt Frances Chisam; and father-in-law Gary Roberts Sr.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at High’s Chapel with Billy Holland and Dorris Hughes officiating. Burial will follow at Smyrna Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service Sunday at High’s. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Nov. 18, 2018