Charles W. Billy Pugh

July 8, 1937 ~ October 4, 2020 (age 83)


Charles W. “Billy” Pugh passed away October 4th at EAMC. Graveside services will be 11:00 am, Wednesday, October 7th at Garden Hills Cemetery with Dr. Mike King officiating. Family will receive friends after the service in the cemetery.


He was a member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church for over 50 years where he served as finance chairman, trustee, and a longtime member of the choir. He worked in the auto parts industry for over 40 years. He loved his family, his church, and fishing on Lake Martin. He was a member of the Southland Quartet where he sang with his brother Floyd. He also loved Alabama football.

Mr. Pugh is survived by his wife Rebecca Pugh of Opelika; children: Barbara (Mark) Niffenegger of Montevallo, Debra (Matt) Knitter of Opelika, Gwen Berger of Opelika, Greg (Monica) King of Auburn, Kim Bergstresser (Chris) of London, England; grandchildren:  Lauren and Amanda Niffenegger, Dani and John Knitter, Brian Berger, Taylor (Kaitlyn), Ashley, Syndney, Karisa, and Hannah King, Isabella Bergstresser; brother: David (Myra) Pugh of Lincoln; sisters-in-law: Gerry Pugh, Joanne Pugh; brother-in-law: Bennie Bass; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his first wife Frances Danielson Pugh; siblings: Ethel Bass, Jamie Slay, Carl Pugh, Gordon Pugh, Floyd Pugh.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church.

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Graveside Service
October 7, 2020

11:00 AM
Garden Hills Cemetery
1218 Frederick Road
Opelika, AL 36801


Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church
2506 Marvyn Pkwy, Opelika AL 36804
Tel: 1-334-745-2841

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