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Hughes Funeral Home, Daphne AL

While a funeral is a time of sadness, it is also an opportunity for you to honor a life well lived. At Hughes Funeral Home and Crematory, our goal is to help you and your loved ones share cherished memories and comfort each other during your time of loss. We will assist you with creating a highly personalized funeral or memorial service that reflects the life of your loved one.

Our Grief Support page offers various resources to assist you, especially during this difficult time.

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Recent Tributes

Robert Dewitt Vincent, Lieutenant Colonel U.S.A., Retired

Robert Dewitt Vincent, Lieutenant Colonel U.S.A., Retired

D. November 26, 2023

“Old soldiers never die — they just fade away.” Robert “Bob” Vincent left this world in Daphne, Alabama, on November 26, 2023, surrounded by his loving family and his kind, dutiful caretakers.  Bob was born in San Antonio, Texas, to a career military officer. His...

Nicholas D. Marchionne, Jr.

Nicholas D. Marchionne, Jr.

D. November 29, 2023

Nicholas Dominick Marchionne, Jr., 77, formerly of Hudson, New York, passed away on November 29, 2023, in his home in Spanish Fort, Alabama, after a valiant battle with severely progressive health issues. “Nick” was born on February 15, 1946, in his beloved hometown,...

Sarah “Sally” Gottstine

Sarah “Sally” Gottstine

D. November 27, 2023

On November 27, 2023, Sarah “Sally” Josephine Rogers Gottstine, 89, of Daphne, AL, passed away peacefully with her beloved husband of 50 years, Jerome F. Gottstine, and her four daughters, Barbara B. Thomson (Rob), Catherine B. Rogers, Judy B. Dunnam (Ray), and Peggy...

Velma Goforth

Velma Goforth

D. November 27, 2023

Velma Alred Goforth, of Fairhope, Alabama, passed away on Monday, November 27, 2023, at the age of 93. Service information to be updated when available. **Obituary to be updated*** Expressions of condolences for the family may be made at Hughes...

Jonah “JT” Smith

Jonah “JT” Smith

D. November 19, 2023

Jonah Thomas “JT” Smith, a resident of Chunchula, Alabama, passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2023, at the age of 19. Jonah graduated from St. Luke’s Episcopal School in May 2023, where he played baseball.  He also grew up playing baseball at Semmes Ballpark. He...

Ronald W. George

Ronald W. George

D. November 25, 2023

It is with heavy hearts and profound sadness that we announce the passing of Ronald “Ron” George, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.   Ron received his wings on Saturday, November 25, 2023, surrounded by his family, at the age of 85....

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When A Death Occurs

At Hughes Funeral Home we are ready to care for you and your loved one regardless of day or hour.

Plan Ahead

One of the best ways to make sure that all of your wishes are carried out is to make pre-arrangements.

Making Arrangements

Whether choosing burial or cremation, Hughes Funeral Home is here to serve you.
If a death has occurred, please call 251.621.5890  immediately.
You will find our staff courteous, professional, and sympathetic, and our facilities welcoming, clean, and comfortable.

Our services will be exceptional, respectful, and affordable. We are confident that you will be completely satisfied with our services and facilities.

If however, for any reason you are not, that fee will be adjusted to your satisfaction.

Benjie & Donna Hughes       Funeral Directors and Owners

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Livestreaming Available

In order to better serve families and meet the current needs, we at Hughes Funeral Home now offer LiveStreaming of every funeral or memorial service at our Chapel.

At your request, we will record and upload the funeral service of your loved one LIVE in real-time, making it easier for those family members who are out-of-town or otherwise unable to attend to view the life tribute of your loved one.

As always, it is our honor and privilege to serve you and your families.


Talk of a Lifetime

We talk about so many things with our loved ones: from day-to-day details to big events. Sharing stories with those who matter most isn’t just important today; it will be especially significant when the time comes to commemorate a life.

Share the stories that matter most to you and your loved ones with the Have the Talk of a Lifetime program.

Hughes Funeral Home, Daphne AL
Our mother wanted a party and not a sad day and that’s exactly what Hughes did! They encouraged us to enjoy celebrating her life! We will always appreciate the kindness and love from Hughes.
– K.L.