Melody Ann Pugh, 52, of West Paducah, Kentucky, went to be with her Lord and Savior at 2:20 AM on
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at home surrounded by her family. She was co-owner of Pugh's Midway
and a member of High Point Pentecostal Church.
She is survived by her husband, Durand Pugh of West Paducah, Kentucky; daughter, Ashley Pugh of
Atlanta, Georgia, daughter, Kayla Klope and husband Adam Klope of West Paducah; and she loved
being the greatest MiMi to her beautiful grandson, Kyle Michael Klope.
She was the daughter of Jane Kimsey and step-father Lew Kimsey of Paducah, and daughter of Bill
McElya and stepmother Cathy McElya of West Paducah, and daughter-in-law to Charles and Dorothy
Pugh of West Paducah.
Sister to Noel McElya and wife Teresa McElya of West Paducah, step-sister to Dina Kimsey of
Brooklyn, New York, step-sister to Ian Kimsey of Paducah, and step-sister to David Galloway of
Paducah. She was the world's greatest MiMi to her beautiful nieces Mia Kimsey and Anna DeSilvio.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Emmett and Elizabeth Almon and Noel and Lucille
Funeral services for Melody will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Milner & Orr
Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Paducah with Rev. Doug Stevens and Rev. Danny Swinnea
officiating. Burial will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery.
Visitation for Melody will be from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Friday, February 24, 2017 at the Milner &
Orr Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Paducah.
Contributions can be made to High Point Pentecostal Church Building Fund in memory of Melody Pugh;
6051 Noble Rd, Paducah, KY 42001.
You may leave a message or light a candle online at www.milnerandorr.com.
Saturday, February 25th, 2017 12:00pm, Milner & Orr Funeral Home
Maplelawn Park Cemetery