Kevin R. Hughes, (58), of Chesterfield, passed away peacefully on September 3, 2017 after a brief battle with cancer.
He is survived by his beloved wife Cindy Lane Hughes, his parents Mr. and Mrs. Estle Hughes of Bowling Green, Kentucky, brother Keith Hughes (Cheryl) also of Bowling Green, Kentucky, in-laws Mr. and Mrs. Gene Lane of Chesterfield, Cheryl Corser (Russell) of Reston, Va., Skip Lane (Anne) of Marietta, Georgia, and several loved nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his precious pet, Maggie.
Kevin received his Doctorate degree from the University of Alabama in educational psychometrics and remained an ardent fan of the Crimson Tide. He used his knowledge and skills to benefit public school children through his work at the Virginia Department of Education, and Albemarle County Public Schools and Chesterfield County Public Schools. He most recently enjoyed a new career as a realtor with Hometown Realty.
An avid golfer, Kevin served for several years as an officer in the Men’s Golf Association of the Highlands Golf Club. In his memory, contributions may be made to the Junior Golf Program at the Highlands Golf Club, 8136 Highland Glen Drive, Chesterfield, Va. 23838, or the Palliative Care Unit of VCU Health System, 12th and Marshall Streets, Richmond, Va. 23298.
Kevin’s wit, intellect and passion for story telling will keep his memory alive for those who loved him and the many who called him friend. Roll Tide!
A celebration of his life will be scheduled at a later date.