In Loving Memory
March 4, 1955 – December 6, 2013
James Ernest “Dink” Stough, of Daphne, AL, passed away on Friday, December 6, 2013 at age 58. He was born in Birmingham, AL , and formerly a resident of Birmingham and Sylacauga, AL. He was a graduate of Sylacauga High School and Auburn University where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in finance. Mr. Stough was employed with the Alabama Power Company for thirty three years until his retirement as a manager in the Treasury Department in 2010. He was preceded in death by parents, Joe T. and Emma Laura Stough, his daughter, Laura Ruth Stough and his brother, Steven S. Stough.
He is survived by three children, Emma Lisa Stough Sheffield (William), Daphne, AL, Matthew Wilson Stough, Jasper, AL and Samuel Chase Stough, Birmingham, AL; granddaughter Laura McLendon Sheffield; one brother, Joe Stough (Kathy), Jasper, AL, and nephew’s, Joe Stough III, Spanish Fort, AL, John Stough and Josh Stough both of Jasper, AL , and Steve Stough, Gadsden, AL.
A celebration of his life will be held at his home, 23911 Weatherbee Park Drive, Daphne, AL 36526, on Saturday, December 14, 2013 from 2:00pm-6:00pm, casual attire. Though the family welcomes flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Westwood Baptist Church, 1101 Snow rd., Mobile, AL 36695 or a Citrus Tree for the family to plant in his memory. Notes of condolence may be expressed at hughesfh.com. Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home & Crematory, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL.