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Jean Pugh

Jean Pugh pic 2Jean Robinson Pugh, 88, passed away May 2, 2020, at her home in Porter Springs. She was born March 6, 1932, in Crockett to parents Dick and Evie Lee Corbitt Robinson.

She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, spending most of her life as a homemaker. She helped graft trees for Burl Russell at his nursery in Austonio and later became director of First Baptist Church daycare in Crockett, where she retired after 18 years. She was a long-time member of Porter Springs Baptist Church, serving as Sunday School teacher and Treasurer for many years.

Jean was an avid seamstress and gardener and enjoyed traveling with her husband, sister, and brother-in-law. But she most enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by her children Pam Pugh, Dusty Pugh and wife, Marsha, Liz Currie and husband, Button; grandchildren, Jason Driskell and wife, Brandi, Cody Pugh and wife, Emily, Matt Currie and wife, Sarah, Casey Coppersmith and husband, Frank, Courtney Beasley and husband, Derek, Crystal Clancy and husband, Ryan; great-grandchildren, Josh, Sean, John Clay, Ty, Eli, Morgan, Camryn, and FynnLee; great-great-grandchildren, Paxton and Madyson; sisters, Bonnie Roberts and Carol Murray; and sister-in-law, Linda Robinson.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, D.L., parents Dick and Evie Lee Robinson, and brother Buddy Robinson.

Graveside funeral services for Jean Robinson Pugh will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 4, 2020 in the Evergreen Memorial Park with Bro. Jason Driskell officiating.

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  1. I am so sorry to hear this but you all the comfort of knowing she is rejoicing in heaven with your dad! She was “one special lady” and loved everyone she met; and will never be forgotten! Love you all and I will be praying for you! Tommie Spinks Corbin

  2. Dusty,
    I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family will be in my prayers

  3. I am so sorry to hear about Ms. Jean. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you at this time.
    Ms. Jean was a very sweet soul that will be greatly missed!

  4. Pam your Mother was a remarkable seamstress and a wonderful Mother. You and your family are in my thoughts! Love, hugs and prayers.

  5. Our thoughts and Prayers are with all who loved Ms Jean. Prayers for peace and comfort. ❤️🙏🏻❤️

  6. I am so sorry to hear about Jean. Am thinking about all of you.

  7. Very sorry about Jean, condolences to the family. Jean and Nell died within days of each other.
    Being cousins and friends all these years.

  8. Pam, Dusty and Liz
    I am so sorry to hear about Ms Jean. I know you have many wonderful memories of both your mom and dad. She will be missed but she knew she was loved dearly by her family. My sincere condolences.

  9. So sorry to hear this…she helped me raise my oldest daughter at the daycare..Sherame loved Ms Jean and Ms Platt…prayers for the family…

  10. I’m so sorry for your loss. Ms. Jean was a wonderful person and memories of her taking care of Jerrud alongside of Matt at the daycare are so sweet. God gained a special angel. Praying for all of you.

  11. Pam and Liz
    I am so sorry to hear about your mother’s death . Boy I see the resemblance between her and Buddy. Never knew thy were related. She soinds like a fabulous two man who served others her whole life.

  12. Lisa and family I am so sorry to hear about your mother’s death. She was a special person. No ne went without the things they needed Bea cause she was a dedicated and hard working woman. You r so blessed to have had her as a Mom, grandmother and friend. Love Pat

  13. Dearest Liz,
    I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your precious Mom. I found out by accident and really wish I could send you a big hug. We all know there is nothing anyone can do, but there is no one to replace a mothers love. I will continue to pray for you and your family. She was a sweet, sweet woman and I know you will miss her everyday. Holding you up in Pray dear old friend. Love, Cam

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