Obituary: Brooksie Pugh

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Brooksie Pugh, 79, of Unionville, died Friday, Oct. 2, 2009, in Shelbyville.

Mrs. Pugh was born in Marshall County. She was a member of South Berlin Cumberland Presbyterian Church and was a homemaker and retired factory worker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Ethel Mae Culver Sharp; husband, Joe Bill Pugh; daughter, Betty Jo Newsom; and son, Danny Pugh.

She is survived by her daughters, Brenda Benson of Gladstone, Mich. and Sue Moore of Unionville; sons, Johnny and Joey Pugh, both of Unionville; sister, Ann Metcalf of the Milltown Community of Marshall County; brothers, Albert Sharp Jr. of Fort Smith, Ark. and Billy Sharp of Elgin, Ill.; 10 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted on Monday, Oct. 5, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Jack Douglas officiating, followed by burial in Simpson Cemetery in the Rover Community of Bedford County.