Mrs. Clarissa Ethel Pugh, 90 of St. Mary’s passed away at Shands Medical Center in Jacksonville, Saturday July 19th, 2008.
Mrs. Pugh is a native of Lamar County, Texas. She was born in Paris on January 22nd, 1918 and is the daughter of the lates Roy Baker and Pearl Baker Clark. Later, she married Joseph Henry Pugh on January 10th, 1941 in Rockville Maryland. They were united for 60 years until Mr. Pugh passed in July of 2001.Mrs. Pugh was a telephone operator with the C & P Telephone Company. She retired Sept 3, 1979 with 29 years and 9 months of service. She moved to Camden County in March of 2000 from Palm Harbor, Florida. Her passions included gardening, quilting, and needle point work. Mrs. Pugh was a member of the Kingsland United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Pugh is survived by her son and daughter in law, Gary and Terri Pugh, of Kingsland and a granddaughter, Sarah Christine Pugh.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be make to the charity of your choice.