Fred Earl Hughes, 96, of Jay, Okla., passed away Thursday, November 4, 2010 at his residence. Fred was born in Capron, Okla. on May 17, 1914, a son of the late Mabel (Drinkwater) and Clarence Hughes.

Fred married Anna Marie (Cornelison) Hughes who survives him in Jay, Okla. on May 17, 1935.

Fred was self-employed as a truck driver. Fred is a member of the Assembly of God Church in Jay, Okla.

Fred is preceded in death by two sons, three brothers and three sisters.

Fred is survived by his wife Anna Hughes; two sons, Dale Hughes of Grove, Okla. and Marvin Hughes of Saratoga, Wyo.; three sisters, Gladys Wilkins, of Eucha, Okla., Bertha Beck, of Pampa, Texas, Dorothy Burton, of Owasso, Okla.; one brother, Ray Hughes of Grove, Okla.; five grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and one great-great granddaughter.

Family will received friends from 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, November 7, 2010 at the chapel in Jay, Okla. Chapel Services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, November 8, 2010 at Grand Lake Funeral Home Chapel, Jay, Okla. Chaplain Larry Hendren and Chaplain David Rycroft officiated.

Online condolences may be made at www.grandlakefuneralhomes.com.