Hugh Aubrey

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Hugh Aubrey, 88, of Carthage passed away after a sudden illness on Friday, May 9, 2014, at Freeman Hospital.

Hugh was born on Nov. 22, 1925, in Viola, Mo. He was the son of Dee Aubrey and Jessie "Filbeck" Aubrey.

Hugh was a lifelong farmer and resident of Carthage. He was a member of the Joplin Full Gospel Church.

Hugh was united in marriage to Wilma Jean Williams on May 29, 1945, in Eureka Springs. She preceded him in death in March 1998.

Survivors include two sons, Eugene Aubrey and his wife Shirley of Carthage and Keith Aubrey and his wife Debbie of Carthage; one daughter, Deanna Kobak and her husband Roger of Neosho, Mo.; one sister, Bobbie Block and her husband LeRoy of Reeds, Mo.; nine grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Hugh was preceded in death by two brothers, Earl Aubrey and Elmer Aubrey; and one sister, Eula Biggerstaff.

Services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 14, at Ulmer Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation was from 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday.

Burial will be at Dudman Springs Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent at www.ulmerfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Ulmer Funeral Home.