Thursday, May 17, 2007

Dorothy Mae Pugh, 86, of Purdy, passed away Monday, May 14, 2007, at Monett Health Care, Monett, following a long illness. She was born April 18, 1921, in Kansas the daughter of the late Robert and Nittie (Hartwell) Coburn.

She married Vergil Pugh November 1961 in Purdy and he preceded her in death May 4, 2002.

She was retired from Pugh Realty, which she and Vergil owned and operated. She attended First Freewill Baptist Church in Purdy.

Survivors include: one son, Chris Pugh, of Purdy; one daughter, bobbie Arnold, of Lake Ozark; one stepson, Mike Pugh, of Texas; one stepdaughter, Debbie Keel, of Texas; seven grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one son, Gary Dent.

Private family graveside services will be held thursday with Rev. Russ Neill officiating.