GLEN ROSE - John Coleman Pugh, 89, passed away Friday, May 7, 2010.?

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial was at Squaw Creek Cemetery in Rainbow.

Pugh was born Aug. 26, 1920, in Rainbow, to J.W. Tom Pugh and Leona Duncan Pugh. He married Morene Earley, Jul. 6, 1943, in Glen Rose. He was the past master of Glen Rose Masonic Lodge. He will be greatly missed by friends and family.

Preceding him in death were his wife, three brothers and two sisters.?Survivors are a son, Gayland Pugh, and wife, Alice, of Cleburne; grandchildren Connie Skiles and husband, Kerry, Leta Pugh and husband, Clayton, and Gay Lynn Proffitt and husband, David; great-grandchildren Jessica Pugh, Mitchell Skiles, Vanessa Coonrod and husband, Blaze, and Stephanie Skiles; great-great-grandson, Torren Coonrod; brother, Therman Pugh; sister, Martha Herrera; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family requests that memorials be made to Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.

Published May 12, 2010

Glen Rose Reporter