Bobby Wayne Hughes, 87, of Amarillo, TX entered the gates of Heaven on Monday, February 20, 2023.
At Bobby’s request, no services will be held.
Bobby was born August 18, 1935, in Vernon, TX to William and Violet Hughes.
Bobby was a world class caliber musician. His talents spanned the industry and included his being a singer, songwriter, local radio personality, disc jockey, and band leader that performed at the Avalon and the Country Sound in Amarillo in the late 60’s to the 80’s. At 87 years of age, he was still recording music.
He also held jobs at Pioneer Natural Gas, car sales at Plains Chevrolet and even had his own backhoe service.
Bobby loved his family and friends.
The family extends thanks to BSA Hospital doctors and staff for the exceptional care they provided Bobby.
Survivors include his son, Billy Hughes, Bruce Hughes and wife Sherry, a sister he loved dearly, Lou Mansel; two guys he considered his sons, Mike Fort, and Loyd Lanning; his grandkids, aunts, nephews, cousins.