Mr. Pugh was born in Washington County and son of the late Walter James & Kate Scott Pugh. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Joy.
He liked to garden and fish.
Survivors include his wife, Retha Jones Pugh; sons, James Allen Pugh Jr (Ava) and Randy Pugh; grandsons, Evan Pugh and Derrek Pugh; and a cat, “Junior”.
Condolences may be sent to the Pugh family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, TN 753-3821