Florine  Pugh

Florine Pugh

Mrs. Florine (Burel) Pugh, age 100, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, March 21, 2010. Born in the Hog Mountain community of Gwinnett County on May 29, 1909, she was the daughter of the late William Thomas “Willie” Burel and Annie Jane (Chambers) Burel. She attended the old one-room Hog Mountain School near Fort Daniel. She was a long-time member of The Island Ford Baptist Church near Buford, where she taught children's Sunday School for many years. She was a devoted homemaker and was known for her skills as a cook, seamstress, and quilt maker. Mrs. Pugh was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, George Etsel Pugh; brothers and sisters-in-law, Leslie Burel of Atlanta; Clive and Beulah (Brown) Burel of Atlanta; Floyd and Vera (Mauldin) Burel of Sugar Hill; Henry Verner Burel; sisters and brothers-in-law: Irma and Gordon Brown of Buford; Mary “Mae” and Tom Carlisle of Sugar Hill; Electra and Blanton Gunter of Atlanta; Bessie Lea and Felton Hughes of Buford. She is survived by daughter, Barbara Bradberry; sons and daughters-in-law: Randall and Patricia (Bagwell) Pugh; Lamar and Mary Ruth (Ball) Taylor Pugh; grandchildren: Vicki (Mitchell) Henderson; Michael Mitchell; Rodney Kevin Pugh; Bradley Scott Pugh; Matthew Etsel Pugh; Step-granddaughters: Allison (Taylor) Campbell; Mary Elizabeth “Beth” (Taylor) Hinch; great-grandchildren Chancey Henderson; Christopher Mitchell; Kayley Grace Pugh; Rylan Cade Pugh, Wyatt Alan Campbell, Mary Carolina “Callie” Hinch; several great, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home. Interment will follow at the Island Ford Baptist Church Cemetery, with the Rev. David Pruitt and Rev. Jerry Bennett officiating. The family will receive friends and relatives Tuesday, March 23, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Island Ford Baptist Church Building Fund, 850 Island Ford Road, Buford, GA 30518. Arrangements are by Junior E. Flanigan Funeral Home, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.