Ruth Pugh, 93
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Ruth Pugh, 93, Cynthiana, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 at her residence.
She was born in Clark County, June 17, 1920 to the late Claude and Carrie Aldridge Shimfessel. She was a retired cashier for Harrison Memorial Hospital, a former Hansley Mills employee, a homemaker and a member of Connersville Christian Church and Thilothean Circle.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Clifton Shimfessel, Wilbert Shimfessel and Edward Shimfessel; two sisters, Vivian Rogers and Myrtie Arey; father of her children, Lynwood Hisle; a son-in-law, David Lind and a step son, David Pugh.
Survivors include: her husband, Charles Pugh, two daughters, Trudy (Jerry) Wiglesworth, Georgetown and Sandra (Garnett) Brown Jr., Lexington; a brother, Beckner Shimfessel, Winchester; four grandchildren, Richard (Angela) Wiglesworth, Stephen (Rhonda) Wiglesworth, Stephanie Lind and Eric (Elizabeth) Lind; six great-grandchildren, Michael Wiglesworth, Matthew Wiglesworth, Paityn Wigelsworth, Dallas Lind, Heidi Lind and Darby Lind; three step daughters, Amy Boohaker, Sarasota, Fla., Janet (Donald G.) Hardwick, Lexington and Beverly Guiest, Phoenix, Ariz.; three step grandchildren, Garnett (April) Brown III, Beverly Pugh and Audrey Pugh; and two step great-grandchildren, Katie Brown and Hannah Brown.
Funeral services will be Friday, Nov. 1 at 1 p.m. at Ware Funeral Home by Bro. Clifford Neat and Bro. Warren French with visitation at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Battle Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Connersville Christian Church Building Fund, c/o Wayne Kearns, 2190 Ky. Hwy. 1842 East, Cynthiana, KY 41031 or Hospice of the Bluegrass, 1317 U.S. Hwy. 62 East, Cynthiana, KY 41031.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Wiglesworth, Richard Wiglesworth Stephen Wiglesworth, Kevin Hisle, Pat Wells and Nick Jones.
Honorary pallbearers will be Connersville Christian Church ladies Sunday school class.
Published in The Cynthiana Democrat on Oct. 31, 2013
Ware Funeral Home
846 U.S. Highway 27 North Cynthiana, KY 41031