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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

Marvin J Reed

Marvin J Reed

D. February 19, 2024

Marvin Reed, a resident of Mobile, AL, passed away on February 19, 2024, at the age of 82. ***Service times and obituary to be updated.*** Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is...

George F. Eckenstaler, Jr.

George F. Eckenstaler, Jr.

D. February 17, 2024

George Fred Eckenstaler, Jr., a resident of Fairhope, Alabama, passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at the age of 98. A celebration of life service will be held on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 8271 Whispering Pines Rd Daphne, AL,...

James H. Edmonds

James H. Edmonds

D. February 9, 2024

Our beloved husband and sweet Dad left this earth to join his Heavenly Father on February 9, 2024. He was greeted in Heaven by his father, James Hagens Edmonds, and his mother, Dollie Ione Edmonds.A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, at 10...

Sylvia S. Dowdle

Sylvia S. Dowdle

D. February 9, 2024

Sylvia Shepherd Dowdle, 81, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 9, 2024.  She was born to Thomas and Bessie Shepherd in Mobile, Alabama on November 11, 1942.  Sylvia was a graduate of Toolen High School, Class of 1960. She began her career at Scott...

Joey Smelley

Joey Smelley

D. February 10, 2024

Joseph Ryan "Joey" Smelley, of Fairhope, AL, passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2024 at the age of 33. A celebration of Joey's life will be held at 12:00 noon on Saturday, February 17, 2024 at Central Christian School in the gymnasium, 17395 AL-104, Robertsdale, AL...

Peggy Mann

Peggy Mann

D. February 6, 2024

Margaret "Peggy" Phillips Mann, a resident of Fairhope, Alabama, passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2024, at the age of 80. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 400 North Alston Street, Foley, AL, at 2PM....

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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.