Amy Lea Brazier Pugh of Baton Rouge passed away on Feb. 9, 2014 at the age of 80. She was born on August 8, 1933 in Baton Rouge, LA. She was a graduate of the Southern University Laboratory School. Amy was an alumna of Southern University and a retired teacher in the East Baton Rouge Parish School System. Visitation will be at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, from 9-11:00 am. However, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority's Omega Omega will take place at 10:00 am. Religious services will start immediately at 11:00 am at the church, conducted by Pastor Rev. Jesse B. Bilberry, Jr. Interment will take place directly afterwards at the Port Hudson National Cemetery. She was a member of the NAACP, Joviettes, Baton Rouge Sigma Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., just to name a few. She is survived by her three son Charles W. Pugh, Jr., Eric G. Pugh, Reginald T. Pugh, Sr.; eight grandchildern; one great grandchild; four sisters-in-law, Ethel Brazier, Joan Pugh (Culver City, CA); Barbara Pugh and Carrie Pugh-Paul (Amite, LA); three brothers-in-law, Jordan Pugh (Culver City, CA), Conney Pugh and Joseph Pugh (Amite, LA); nieces; nephews; and a host of relatives and friends. Preceded in death by her mother, Ella Spears Brazier; father, Wiley H. Brazier, Sr.; husband, Charles W. Pugh, Sr.; daughter, Charmaine Pugh-Mack; two sisters and six brothers. Arrangements with Carney and Mackey Funeral Home, (225) 774-0390.
Published by The Advocate from Feb. 15 to Feb. 18, 2014.