Baptist clergyman. Born– March 14, 1880, in Josie Beat, Pike County, Ala. Parents– William Henry and Susannah Missouri Lawson Pugh. Married– Mamie Tupper Powell, September 3, 1909. Children–five. Education– Howard College; Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Th.D. Ordained, July 15, 1906, First Baptist Church, Troy. Pastor, Brownwood, Tex.; served churches in Mobile, Cullman, Decatur, Opelika, Centreville and Blountville. Member– State Baptist Executive Board, Foreign Mission Board of the Southern Baptist Convention, trustee, Howard and Judson Colleges. Died January 23, 1967.
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