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A funeral service for Russell “Mason” Pugh, 88, of Mathews, was held at 11 a.m. Monday in Foster-Faulkner Funeral Home, Mathews. He died Feb. 5, 2015.

Mr. Pugh was a lifelong self-employed commercial fisherman. He was a member of St. Matthew United Methodist Church, Peary, a member of Masonic Lodge, Oriental No. 20 A.F. & A.M., and Tidewater Shrine Club. 

He is survived by his wife, Jean Pugh; four sons, John Allen Davis, D.W. Davis, James D. Hubbard and Roger S. Hubbard; eight grandchildren, and one great-granddaughter.

Interment followed in St. Paul Annex Cemetery, Susan.

Memorial donations may be made to Mathews Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 1130, Mathews, Va. 23109 and or Mathews Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 723, Mathews, Va. 23109.