James Howard Hughes, age 55, of Bogart passed Monday, February 15, 2021. James loved watching NASCAR, wrestling and old movies. He enjoyed cooking and fishing. James enjoyed the mountains, working and life itself. Survivors include his wife of 25 years Cindy Martin; daughter Amanda Barnes Phillips and husband Chris; brother William Hughes and wife Mary of Lawrenceville; uncle Ivan Hughes; nephews John Hughes and wife Sarah, Clifton Hughes and wife Christina, Tyler Hughes and Johnathon King; niece Leah Hughes; grandchild Hayden Brown and his dogs CoCo, Stinkey, Mr. Cain and ChiChi. Memorial services will be held 5:00 pm Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. DeWayne Payne officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers the family requests a love offering be made to the family. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.