Arthur Elmer Pugh age 83 of Knoxville passed away at home early
Tuesday morning after a lengthy illness. He graduated high
school at The Berry School in Rome, GA. A former employee of
ORNL and founder of Pugh Boat Works, as well as a lifelong self-
employed master woodworker with many magnificent creations.
He was preceded in death by his son, Alex Pugh; brother, Luther
“Pete” Pugh. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Betty Pugh;
daughter, Nina and husband, Marion Pugh; son, Gary and wife,
Beverly Pugh; son, Eric and wife, Jenny Pugh; six grand-children
and seven great grand-children, who all brought him many hours
of joy and love.
Memorial service will be held Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 2:00pm at
Cedar Bluff Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers please make
donations to Work Week Endowed Service Award, In
Remembrance of Arthur Elmer Pugh, c/o Berry College, P.O Box
490069, Mt. Berry, GA. 30149.
Family would like to thank Dr. Robert N. Montgomery, and
Marrietta Colombian Presbyterian Church, Avalon Hospice,
Neighbors, Friends, and Family.
|Obituary courtesy of Berry Highland West of Knoxville