The Hughes Family State of Affairs for 2013

1517 Aylesbury Ln, Plano TX, 75075 - (972) 423-8611(h)


  • Boy Howdy!! This has been a year where we take everything we know and change it.  
  • Some very good news is that that the radiation treatments worked and I am one of the 9 out of 10 men that are happy.
  • Take a deep breath - In April I was laid off, in August Beverly semi-retired, we took 3 in country sightseeing trips then in October I started working for Raytheon.
  • Beverly left Trinity Presbyterian Church as Interim Pastor and is now Parish Associate at First Presbyterian Church Richardson Tx.  This is the first church she was at when we were moved to Texas in 1998.
  • Our trips this year were 1) New Mexico - Texas Panhandle, 2) Massachusetts - Maine and 3) Galveston TX

A Month By Month Account Of The Year


  • The New Year Arrived With Many Friends From Iowa, Minnesota And Utah Here In Texas.  Went To The Improv And Then Rang In The New Year At Our Place.  Good Friends, Good Party.


  • ZoŽ's 7th B'Day
  • James' 3rd B'Day


  • Sara's B'Day


  • Easter Dinner At Our House - Had The Whole Family Over
  • We Took A Driving Vacation to New Mexico - Carlsbad Caverns, Santa Fe, Albuquerque and Amarillo Tx.   We Saw  Bev's Smeinary Friend Karen Bash Who Is Retired.  She And Her Husband Own A Bed & Breakfast.  Also Saw Our Friends Mike & Lynn Jump's Daughter & Husband (Kristen and Jim).  
  • I Was Laid Off From Rockwell Collins 


  • Sara & Leigh's 7th Anniversary
  • Vickie From Iowa Came For A Visit & We Did Some Sight Seeing
  • Mother's Day Celebration At Our House
  • I Found That Our Yard Is Becoming Larger As It Takes Me Much More Time To Take Care Of It.


  • Bev Went North For Girls Weekend And Spent Time With Friend Debbie Olson.  
  • Leigh's B'Day
  • Elaine's B'Day



  • Our East Coast Vacation - Massachusetts And Maine.  Flew Into Boston & Met Up With Beverly's Sister And Husband For A Week Long Driving Trip.


  • Beverly's 62nd B'Day
  • Our 42nd Wedding Anniversary
  • Bev Left Her Job At Trinity Presbyterian
  • We Took A Trip To Galveston Island
  • The Sportster & I took A Road Trip To Mt Scott OK
  • Bev Officially Retired From Minstry And Took SS


  • Of Course I Turned 29
  • Bev Started Her Semiretirement Job at Richardson 1st. 
  • Maia's 6th B'Day 


  • David & Elaine's 10th Anniversary.  We Kept The Girls Some So They Could Go To New Orleans.  
  • I Started As An Engineer at Raytheon.
  • Bev Got A New Bicycle And Rides With Me.  


  • Grace's 4th B'Day
  • Bev Preached For The First Time In Three Months. She Said It's Like Riding A Bicycle, You Don't Forget How It's Done.
  • Thanksgiving Feast At Our House.  


  • Michael's 2nd B'Day
  • Bev's Sister Visits
  • David's B'Day  
  • The Christmas Letter Is Sent Out
  • Here We Go Again!!!

Beverly -       Wayne -

Folks Do Come To Texas For Vacation.  If Yall Want To Take A Vacation, You Are Welcome To Come On Down!  We'd Enjoy It.

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year - Live well & Enjoy!!
Wayne & Beverly Hughes