Sharon L. Pugh
Sharon L. Pugh, 66, of Benton and formerly of Mt. Vernon died at 1:01
p.m. March 31, 2006 at St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.
She was a retired machinist for Caterpillar Company.
She was born Nov. 14, 1939 in Jefferson County to Robert L. and Mildred L.
(Brown) Grimes. She married Stanley R. Pugh on May 26, 1956 in Mt. Vernon.
He survives in Benton.
Graveside services will be held 3 p.m. Monday, April 3, 2006 at Pleasant Hill
Cemetery north of Mt. Vernon. Burial will follow at the cemetery. Rev. Joe Arview
Besides her husband, she is survived by two sons, Michael R. Pugh of Benton,
Stan M. Pugh of San Francisco, CA.; three granddaughters, Elizabeth Michelle Pugh
of Cadiz, KY.; Susan Renee Faith of Murray, Ky.; Christina Joy Robertson of Mt.
Vernon; four great grandchildren, John Gallagher of Cadiz, Ky., Alexandria Elizabeth
Gallagher of Cadiz, Ky., DuPre Rodgers of Cadiz, Ky., Nicholas Crass of Murray, Ky.;
two brothers, John S. Brown of Benton and Mark Edward Brown of Wood River. Several
nieces and nephews also survive.
Her parents, and one brother, Michael R. grimes preceded her in death.
Mrs. Pugh was a member of Jackson Grove Baptist Church in Benton.
For those who wish, memorials will be given to American Lung Association and
will be accepted at the funeral home or cemetery or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral
Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon 62864. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care
of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 for further information or
visit our website, hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information.
Date: 2 Apr 2006
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman