DANVILLE, Ill. - Larry "Melvin" Hughes, 49, of Danville, Ill., passed away at 2:59 p.m. Monday, January 13, 2020, at his home.
Melvin was born June 5, 1970, in Danville to John and Maria Hughes.
Surviving are his girlfriend, Tina Morgan; his stepdad, Sonny Winkler; one stepsister, Tina (Steve) Ponder; one son, Corey Morgan; two daughters, Amanda Welker and Rachel (Matt) Hubbard; two brothers, Doug Hughes of Lawrenceburg, Ind., and Shawn (Jane) Hughes of Danville; one sister, Tracy (Jon) Foley of Oakwood, Ill.; five grandchildren, Anthony Dodson, Mariya McCullough, Logan Welker, Jacksyn Hubbard and Emma Lynch; three nieces; and four nephews. He was preceded in death by his father; his mother, Maria Winkler; one nephew, Kyle Hughes; and one niece, Hannah Milliron.
Melvin graduated from Catlin High School in 1989. He had worked for Hyster in Danville.
He enjoyed gardening, riding Harleys and football. He had so many friends and will be sadly missed by everyone.
Funeral services: 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 17, at Robison Chapel, Catlin, Ill., with Penny Fuller officiating. Burial in Stearns Cemetery, Fithian, Ill. Visitation from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, January 16, at Robison Chapel, Catlin.
Memorials to Larry "Melvin" Hughes Memorial Fund at the Catlin Bank. Online condolences
Published on January 14, 2020


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Laura (Hughes) Williams
Jan 15, 2020
My sweet baby cousin. Always such a good, caring man. I loved your crooked smile and I loved your heart. May you be at peace sweet one.
Denny Dunavan
Jan 14, 2020
You will be missed.