The family of Elder James E. Pugh wishes to express their deepest gratitude to everyone for the many Facebook tributes, food, calls, visits, cards, floral arrangements, and most of all your prayers. Your various acts of kindness have sustained and strengthened us during this very difficult time.


Special thanks to Damien J. Davis and Evans/Walker Funeral Home, our Love Center Church family, Sheriff AJ Smith and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department, Chief Bobby Varnes and the Apalachicola Police Department, and the Covenant Word Christian Center International Church.


Floral Arrangements:


Love Center Holiness Church of the Living God, Inc., Apalachicola, and Love Center Ministry Worldwide, Inc.; Love Center Church Elders and Deacons Board, Apalachicola; Divine Orders International Ministry, Orlando; Life Center Ministries Praise & Worship Team, Dunwoody, Georgia; Living Waters Assembly of God, Apalachicola; First Pentecostal Holiness Church, Apalachicola; St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church, Apalachicola; Fincantieri Marine Systems of North America, Florida Department of Health in Franklin and Gulf County; Higher Place of Praise Ministries, Panama City; Mr. and Mrs. Al Pulliam, Daytona Beach; Tania Ocampo, Michael Jr. and Family, Chicago, Illinois; The Foster Family, Mayo and West Palm Beach; Mr. and Mrs. Bradley Addison, Charlotte, North Carolina; The Speed Family, Apalachicola; The Ringo Family, Pensacola; Mr. and Mrs. Rose and Stelbert Thomas, Apalachicola; Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Croom, Apalachicola; The Kilbourn Family (Norton, Ellie and Elizabeth), Apalachicola; Ms. Stella Bryant, Mrs. Talitha Robinson and Mrs. Breanna Bryant, Apalachicola; Mrs. Brittney Simmons Grady, Ms. Lashonda Williams, Ms. Santana Myers, Ms. LeAndra Critton and Ms. DT Simmons, Apalachicola; and Mr. and Mrs. Doug Wilhite and Family, Apalachicola.