Marion Dwight Pugh of Mitchell, known to friends and family as “Kory,” passed away Sunday evening at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center at the age of 75.
Born in 1933 in Lee County, Virginia, Kory was a retiree from NSWC Crane, was an Army veteran of the Korean War, and was a member of Mitchell Wesleyan Church, Cecil C. Martin American Legion Post #250, and Marvin R. Davis VFW Post #9107.
He is survived by his wife Pat, daughters Lee Ann and Rebecca, sons Michael and Kevin, 6 grandchildren and 1 great grandson.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sisters Mary and reba, and brothers Gaius, Festus, and Cyrhl.
Services will be held tomorrow morning at 10:00am at the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with burial to follow at Mitchell Cemetery.
Visitation will be tonight from 4:00 until 8:00pm and again from 9:00am until time of service tomorrow at Chastain.