Billy Ray Pugh, age 89 of Blue Ridge passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at his home…He has gone home.
Bill was a faithful husband to his wife of 68 years, Betty Pugh and was a loving Father to his children, Pete Pugh (Debby) of Moses Lake, WA, Susan Dooley of Blue Ridge and Mark Pugh (Tammy) of Vinton.
He was a wonderful Granddad (and often Father figure) to Brandon Pugh (Melissa), Brent Dooley (Kelly), Amanda Roberts, Marissa Bernhaufer, David Pugh, Daniel Pugh, Josh Ingram and Matt Sink and he was also a doting Great-Grand PaPa to Kylee Sink, Madelyn Dooley and Kendall Roberts, who were the joy of his Senior years. He is also survived by four nieces and three nephews.
A special thank you to Susan and Mark, and caregivers Becky Conrad and Sharon Brunk for their loving care throughout his illness. We were blessed to have the care of Amedisys Hospice.
Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Friday, August 31, 2018 in the Chapel of Hope Mausoleum at Old Dominion Memorial Gardens, 7271 Cloverdale Road, Roanoke, VA with Rev. Murray Agee officiating. Rev. Agee along with his wife, Patsy, have been our faithful prayer warriors. In lieu of flowers, please consider contributions to Blue Ridge Volunteer Fire and Rescue, P. O. Box 310 Blue Ridge, VA 24064. There will be no visitation.
Arrangements by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home, 62 VA Market Place Drive (Route 220 @ Wirtz Road) Rocky Mount, VA 24151 www.connerbowman.com