Funeral services for Michael Dale Hughes, 58, of Sugar Land, will be held at 10:00 A. M., Saturday, October 13, 2012 at River Pointe Church in Richmond. Interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park in Rosenberg.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 P. M. until 8:00 P. M., Friday, October 12, 2012 at Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Chapel in Rosenberg.
Mike was born July 15, 1954 in Sherman to Dale Ray Hughes and Norma Faye Hughes.He passed away October 8, 2012 at his residence in Sugar Land.
Mike graduated from Baylor University in 1976 with a BBA in Management where he was a Football All-American in 1976 and voted into the Baylor Athletic Hall of Fame in 2006.He played professional football for the New York Jets and the Washington Redskins from 1976-1978.He was a board member and lifetime supporter of Fellowship of Christian Athletes.In his spare time, he loved to hunt and fish.
As a realtor for the past 30 years in the Houston area, Mike was awarded the top New Home Sales Award by the Ft. Bend Association of Realtors.He was also the sales leader for 4 major homebuilders from 1978-1984 and 1988-2005.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Dale and Norma Faye Hughes.
He is survived by his beautiful wife of 28 years, Dianne Hughes; children, Jacob Hughes, Benjamin Hughes and Lauren Hughes; sisters, Gail Hughes and Cheryl Hughes Sain and husband, Reggi; nieces, Morgan Sain, Caroline Davis, Delaney Sain and Kristin Kelley; nephews, Andrew Davis, Joshua Davis, Eric Davis, and Tyler Sain; along with other relatives and many friends.
In lieu of flowers,the family has set up the Mike Hughes Memorial Scholarship Fund with Chase Bank in Sugar Land.
Words of condolence may be left for the Hughes family at www.davisgreenlawnfh.com.
Service arrangements are under the direction of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home, 3900 B. F. Terry Blvd., Rosenberg, Texas, 77471, 281-341-8800.