Robert Gene Hughes Jr., a retired Navy veteran, passed away on August 3rd, 2019 at the age of 65. He is survived by his 4 daughters (Robyn Stamey, Jillian Hughes, Kelsey Becerra and Lyndsey Hughes), his 2 younger siblings and many extended family. He was predeceased by his father, Robert G. Hughes Sr. and his mother, Betty Ann Tyler. Robert was a devoted father, an avid hunter and fisherman and a proud American. He was a christian man who’s greatest hope was that everyone would find the peace that he did in knowing Jesus Christ. He will be deeply missed by his friends, family and all who knew him. A funeral service is scheduled for 3pm on August 9th at Affinity Funeral Service Mechanicsville Chapel. A viewing will precede that from 2-3pm. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to Mental Health America.