Obituary: Priscilla Rose “Pat” Pugh

April 17, 1937 – December 24, 2020

Priscilla Rose “Pat” Pugh, 83, passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020, at Garden Villa in Bedford.

Born April 17, 1937, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Helen Louise Strange. 

She married Marion Dwight “Kory” Pugh on September 19, 1958, and he preceded her in death on December 21, 2008.

Pat was a telephone operator and had been employed at Mitchell Community Schools in the cafeteria.   She was a 1955 graduate of Mitchell High School and a member of the Mitchell Wesleyan Church and the BYF group. Pat was an avid bowler and enjoyed her family and traveling, especially to Gatlinburg.

Surviving are her children, Lee Ann (Gary) Mesarosh of Mitchell, Michael Dwayne (Judy) Pugh of Mitchell, Kevin Dwight (Twilla) Pugh of Mitchell,  Rebecca Lynn Smith of Paoli, grandchildren, Kit (Ashleigh) Measarosh, Kory Mesarosh, Trisha (Nathan King) Pugh, Shala (Jesse) Burnette, Steven Hopper, and Kade Pugh, great-grandchildren, Waylon Mesarosh, June Mesarosh, Reagan Walls, Hunter. Sneed, Jimma Sneed, Zaiden Hopper, and Briella (Hopper)Edwards.

 Her mother and husband preceded her in death.

Graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Mitchell Cemetery with Reverend Steve Jones officiating.  A celebration of life will be at a later date.

Memorial Gifts:  Mitchell Wesleyan Church

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