Mark Hough (1959-2013)Tuesday, February 26, 2013 | 11:10 AM
We are sad to report the news of the passing of Mark Hough, the former driver for the Honda factory motocross team. Hough was visiting the Atlanta Supercross this weekend with friends when he suffered a heart attack in his hotel room on Friday evening, February 22. He was 53 years old. Hough hailed from Maryland and drove the Honda sem-hauler for eight years before retiring. He was well-liked and highly-respected in the motocross pits. His passing was announced during the riders prayer service at the Atlanta Supercross last Saturday morning.
A viewing for Mark Hough will be held on Friday evening, March 1, from 5-8 p.m. The funeral service will be on Saturday, March 2, at 11:00 a.m.
Hilton Funeral Home
22111 Beallsville Road
Barnesville, Maryland 20838
Mark Hough (left) with his friend and fellow driver Boo Surber.
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