Kevin Leggett Hughes

September 2, 1952July 9, 2013

Kevin Leggett Hughes was born to Emmitt Lee and Evelyn Leggett Hughes on September 2, 1952. He was a graduate of William M. Raines, class of ‘69, and continued studies at the University of Florida where he earned a BA in Criminal Justice. He later served in the US Army at West Point and returned to Jacksonville where he worked for the City under Mayor Hazouri as Director of EAP, for the Urban League and Southern Bell. After over a decade, he retired as an Ultrasound Technician. He is survived by his mother, Evelyn Hughes, brother, Frank Hughes, 5 children, 4 grandchildren and a host of other family and friends. Private services will be held on Monday, July 15th, 11 am at St. Paul Lutheran Church.

Arrangements entrusted to Hardage-giddens Funeral Home 729 S. Edgewood Ave, Jacksonville.


Kevin Leggett Hughes

have a memory or condolence to add?


receive updates when new memories are posted

Aqulis Bell

May 16, 2014

Kevin my Dear friend I am lost for words....I will truly miss you....Rest In Peace Brother and may the Lord be with you my friend. I can't believe your gone.

September 21, 2013

Miss you and love you Dad.

Staci Lynon-Saxton

July 22, 2013

May God give you peace during this difficult time.

Thomas Powell

July 18, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with Mrs. Hughes and family. I talked with Kevin about his battle a few weeks ago and was impressed with his positive attitude and sense of humor which lifted my spirits. A good friend and childhood neighbor will be missed.

Mark Powell

July 18, 2013

May the peace of God which surpasses all understanding guard your hearts in these hours, days & weeks. with the love of Christ

Patricia Woods

July 17, 2013

My deepest sympathy to the Hughes Family. Kevin was my classmate from elementary school(Moncrief Elem.) to Senior High (Raines Class of '69'). He shall never be forgotten.

Pat Woods-Thomas

Joe Bailey iii

July 16, 2013

Joe Bailey iii Family Have My Prayer

Thomas Stafford

July 15, 2013

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

July 15, 2013

To the Hughes family, I send my deepest condolences. Michael Duffy

July 15, 2013

Dear Mrs. Hughes, Frank and family,
I was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Kevin. He was a very nice friend, fellow Viking and Magnolia Gardens neighbor. May God pour out his love, comfort, peace, and continued support.
Be blessed,
Patti Witsell Moore