Hugh Macnaughton

July 19, 1943 ~ March 17, 2022 (age 78)


Hugh Macnaughton, 78, of South County Trail, East Greenwich, RI, passed away on Thursday, March 17, 2022, at home. Born on July 19, 1943, in Pointe-A-Pierre, Trinidad, he was the son of the late Henry and Cynthia (Swan) Macnaughton-Jones.

Hugh was an oil trader in the energy industry for forty-five years before retiring in 2011. He had a passion for sailing, the ocean, politics, and tomato gardening. His greatest joy in life was watching his family grow.

Hugh is survived by four children; Andrew Macnaughton, Brandon Macnaughton, Jillian Macnaughton and Heather Macnaughton, a brother; Robert Macnaughton-Jones, a sister; Sheelagh De Osuna, two grandchildren; Jackson Macnaughton and Morgan Macnaughton and his furry companion; Felix.

Hugh services will be private.

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