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Obituary - Danny Wayne "Punky" Hughes



Danny Wayne "Punky" Hughes, 40, of Arlus Hale Road, Russell Springs, KY, died Tuesday, October 20, 2009, at his home.

He is survived by his parents Danny and Donita Hughes, two sisters Andrea Hughes Carter (Wayne) and Jaime Hughes and a brother, Jason Hughes (Shana) all of Russell Springs.

Mr. Hughes father and brother are walking horse trainers and operate J & H Stables in Russell Springs, Ky.

Funeral services for Danny Wayne Hughes will be 10 a.m., Saturday, October 24, 2009 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Free Union Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Friday, October 23, 2009 at 5:00 p.m. at the Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs, KY. 

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
367 Main St
Russell Springs, KY 42642
(270) 866-3110

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