On Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, Mary R. Pugh exchanged her rugged cross for her precious crown at Palmetto Health Tuomey.

Born on Aug. 17, 1947, in the Paxville community of Clarendon County, she was a daughter of the late Ivory "Buster" Pugh Sr. and the late Viola Spann Pugh.

The family shall receive relatives and friends from 4 to 9 p.m. at the residence of her brother-in-law and sister, Roney (Margaree Pugh) Simon, of 7609 Summerton Highway, Pinewood.

Funeral services are incomplete and shall be announced by the Fleming & DeLaine Funeral Home & Chapel.