Hugh was born and educated in Emanuel County. He lives in the western part of the County where he has been farming for over 50 years. Hugh is the owner/operator of Foskey Farm and the President of Foskey Turf Farm & Mule-Pen Trucking. He is married to Donna and has three grown children; Jill, Richard and Nathan. He is a member of Corinth United Methodist Church and currently serves as Chairman of the Finance Committee. Over the years, Hugh has been involved in numerous clubs and committees in the County. He served five years on the Hospital Authority before becoming a County Commissioner.