Randolph Wilson Pugh


Randolph Wilson Pugh, 79, of White Hall passed away Monday, August 14. Randolph was born July 16, 1938, to the late Samuel W. Pugh and Elizabeth Collins Pugh Taylor. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sons, Mark Pugh and Stephen Pugh; two sisters, Shirley Pugh Bond and Phyllis Pugh Cook; and 3 nephews: Bobby Dale Morris, Jeff Morris and Kendall Bond.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Joyce Robinson Pugh of White Hall. Three sons, Richard Pugh (Sandra) of Callahan, Florida; Gregory Pugh (Donna) of Crozet, and Kevin Pugh (Megan) of Cary, North Carolina. Eight grandchildren: Brandy Smith (Bryan); Amy Copher (Aaron); Amanda Mazza (Tony); Brian Pugh (Lauren); Ashleigh Brown (Anthony); Joshua Pugh; Jacob Pugh and Schuyler Pugh and ten great-grandchildren. His sister Barbara Sipe (Warren) of Chesapeake, Virginia; brother, Eddie Taylor of Verona, Virginia and brother in law, Linwood Bond of Callahan, Florida. He is also survived by several cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

Randolph was a renowned local auto mechanic. Randolph and his wife ran Pugh’s Gulf Station providing service to the Crozet community for 5 years, Pugh’s Mobile Auto Service and prior to his retirement he worked as an auto mechanic at Ivy Exxon.

Matthew 25:23: “His lord said unto him, Well done, good and faithful servant; thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter thou into the joy of thy lord.”

A service was held at Mount Moriah Methodist Church on August 18.

The family would like to thank Wanda, Colleen, Katherine and the staff of New Century Hospice and the staff of Mountainside Senior Living. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Mount Moriah Methodist Church, 4492 Garth Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901 or the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, Post Office Box 188, Crozet, VA 22932.


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