There will be a gathering of family and friends to celebrate the life of Nathan Doyle Pugh, age 29, of Shelbyville, who passed suddenly from injuries in an automobile accident Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013. The gathering will begin Wednesday from 3:00 until 9:00 p.m. and then on Thursday starting at 11:00 a.m. until the service time at 1:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon, Jan. 31, 2013 in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Brother Donnie Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Willow Mount Cemetery.
Nathan was born in Murfreesboro, TN, and was the son of Ricky Doyle Pugh and Kathy Henley Pugh and was preceded in death by grandfather Owen Henley. He was operations manager for Brickman Landscaping Service in Franklin, and was of the Church of Christ faith. He played baseball for Shelbyville Central High, Columbia State and MTSU, he was a member of the National Honor Society, loved fishing, duck and deer hunting, was a avid UT and Titans fan and he loved to be outdoors whether it was for play or work.
Survivors in addition to his parents, include grandfather Huston Pugh, Jr. and grandmothers Silvia Pugh and Billie J. Helton, sister April Pugh (Matt) Long, nephews Zachary and Ethan Rollins and Owen Long, numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorial donations may be made to the Backwoods Hunting Club Youth Ministry % John Davis 211 Wildcreek Rd. Shelbyville, TN 37160.
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.