Thomas Lee Hughes Sr., 56, of Cincinnati, OH passed away peacefully surrounded by family on September 9, 2020 at University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He is Preceded in death by his Father: Carl Hughes; Grandmother: Helen Downs; and Great-Grandmother: Ethel Reynolds. He is Survived by his Mother: Thelma (Richard) Adams (Downs); Sister: Angel (Michael) Musk (Ashcraft); Sons: Thomas Lee Hughes Jr. and Steven Wesley Hughes; Grandchildren: Ileaha, Mason, and Emma Hughes; Nephews: Ethan and Connor Musk and his Fur Babies: Squirticus, Lily Bit and Ralph. He was a former Cab Driver for Newport, KY and a Bartender for The Southgate House. He loved driving, traveling, the Kentucky Wildcats, the Chicago Cubs, and the band "Heart." He was an avid animal lover and his pets meant the world to him. He had previously lived in Chicago, (proud that it was close to Wrigley field) and St. Petersburg, Florida but Northern Kentucky was always home. He was a life-long Democrat and proud of it. Memorial services will be private by request of the family. To honor his memory, please consider donating to Autism Speaks. To leave notes of Condolences for the family, please use Don Catchen and Sons Funeral Home website.