Funeral services for Mrs. Nancy Matthews Pugh, 69, of
Cookeville, TN, will be held at 3 P.M. on Thursday, May 3,
2018, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Okolona Cemetery in
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 11 A.M. until
time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at Overton
County Health and Rehab in Livingston, TN.
She was born July 29, 1948, in Wilder, TN, to the late Elmer
and Fannie Matthews. On July 29, 1963, she was married to the
late Doyle Pugh. She was a homemaker, and was kind and
loving to all who knew her.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 2 Sons: Jimmy Pugh and Doyle Pugh, Jr.; 1 Daughter:
Wanda Pugh; 4 Brothers: Ray Matthews, Roy Matthews, Owen
Matthews, and Lee Matthews; and 3 Sisters: Audrey Matthews,
Etta Matthews, and Mary Matthews.
Survivors include 2 Daughters: Rebecca (Ralph) Henley of
Cookeville, TN, and Linda (Gary) Murphy of Mayland, TN; 7
Grandchildren: Brandon Henley, Alisha Serwan, Brittany
Henley, Matt Henley, Dustin Murphy, Jessie Murphy, and Lisa
Pugh; 3 Brothers: Doc Matthews of Livingston, TN, Sam
Matthews of Gainesboro, TN, and Lawrence Matthews of
Crossville, TN; 1 Sister: Ruby Sherrell of Mayland, TN; and 4
Pastor Danny Hunter will officiate at the services.
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