July 15, 1966 ~ February 12, 2020
Born in: Atlanta, Georgia
Resided in: Duluth, Georgia
Robert Wayne Hughes, Jr. 53, entered into rest from illness on Wednesday February 12, 2020 at his home in Duluth, Georgia. He was born at Crawford Long Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia on July 15, 1966.
Robert is survived by his wife of 27 years, Pamela Robyn Marsh Hughes; father Robert Wayne Hughes Sr.; mother Diane Findley Williamson; stepfather Larry Williamson; brothers Scott Hughes and Josh Williamson; mother and father-in-law Ruth and Tommy Marsh; brother-in-law Brian Marsh (Chrissy); sister-in-law Melissa Rogers (Shawn); nephews Garrett Hughes, William Rogers and Mason Rogers; nieces Hannah Hughes, Ashley Marsh and Emily Rogers; favorite uncle, Charles Duchscher.
He graduated from South Gwinnett High School and studied at Emory at Oxford, Emory College and Emory Law School. In his career, he worked as an attorney with the U.S. Social Security agency, for a private law firm and subsequently opened his own law practice dealing with Social Security and Disability cases. He also was generous in providing other legal services for family, friends, acquaintances and those he felt needed his help.A celebration of Robert’s life will be held at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy. at 1 P.M. on Saturday, February 22, 2020.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital, 3001 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Tampa, Fl. 33644; Good Mews Animal Foundation, 3805 Robinson Rd., Marietta, Ga. 30068; Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth, 1371 Hancock Lone Palm Rd., Orlando, Fl. 32828.Thank you to all of our family and friends for your love and support during this difficult time. Words cannot express how much it means to us. Rob was one of a kind and we were all blessed to be a part of his life. He was a gift. He will be dearly missed.
Online Condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.