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Ruth Overbay Pugh


Ruth Overbay Pugh, age 101, passed away Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at Bristol Regional Medical Center, Bristol, Tenn.

Ruth entered this world during the Spanish Flu pandemic, and has left it during our current pandemic. She was a loving daughter, wife, and mother and a long term employee of Southwest Virginia Mental Health Institute. Ruth spent the last years of her life as a resident of Francis Marion Manor, and her family is thankful for the loving care she received.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

To share memories of Ruth Overbay Pugh please visit www.seaverbrown.com. Care for Ruth’s family has been entrusted to Seaver-Brown Funeral Service & Crematory, 237 East Main Street, Marion, Va. 24354.

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Thank you for giving me the privilege of caring for this beautiful lady at FMM she was such a blessing. Heaven gained a beautiful angle. I can hear her singing now. I pray for the ones she left behind for peace through this hard time.

Tina Hafer Dec 16 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ruth Pugh

Tina Hafer Dec 16 2020 12:00 AM

Ruth was such an interesting lady. Doug loved to visit and talk to her. God bless you boys and all taht loved her! Love, Doug & Jean Halsey

Jean Halsey Dec 16 2020 12:00 AM

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