Leona Pugh

Leona Gray Pugh, 68, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, June 19, 2013, in St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon.

She was born Dec. 1, 1944, in Upshur County, a daughter of the late Virgil and Brenice Helmick Davidson.

On July 10, 1963, she married Willard F. Pugh, who preceded her in death Aug. 26, 1976.

She is survived by two sons, James Stanley Pugh and wife, Rebecca, of Rock Cave and Teddy R. Pugh of French Creek; four grandsons, Justin and Alex Pugh, both of Kesling Mill, and Corbin and Login Pugh, both of Rock Cave; three brothers, James Davidson of Salem, Gerry Davidson of Denver, Colo., and Edward Davidson of Buckhannon; and four sisters, Helen Samples and Betty Pitcock both of Buckhannon, Louise Hull of Rock Cave and Opal Cunningham of Bridgeport.

Mrs. Pugh was a homemaker. She was a member of Bethany Baptist Church and a member of Buckhannon Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3663 Ladies Auxiliary.

Friends will be received Saturday, June 22, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with Pastor Dan Unger officiating. Burial will follow in Rock Cave Cemetery in Rock Cave.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Bethany Baptist Church or the Ladies Auxiliary of the VFW. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.