Kevin Scott Pugh
Kevin Scott Pugh, age 31, died on Wed June 20, 2018 in FT. Worth, TX. Born in Midland, TX he was the son of Scott & Lori Pugh of Iowa Park, TX. He attended Iowa Park High School and graduated from Midwestern State University with a Bachelor’s of Arts and Master’s of Education with an emphasis in Special Education. He was currently a Doctoral student at the University of North Texas for Special Education. Kevin was the Assistant Director of Special Needs for the Desoto Independent School District in Desoto, TX.
Kevin was a member of Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education, the Council for Exceptional Children, Texas Educational Diagnosticians Association, and the Association of Texas Professionals. He will be remembered for his passion as an advocate for children with Autism and other learning disabilities.
Kevin is preceded in death by his Mimi Marijoe Thames and his Grandad, Harold R. Pugh. He is survived by his parents, Scott and Lori Pugh, brother Justin Pugh, sister Shaylin Pugh; and grandparents, Don and Lydia Oates and David and Joanne Thames. He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
The funeral service was held June 26, 2018 at Evangel located at 3800 Barnett Rd. Wichita Falls.
In lieu of flowers the family has set up a scholarship fund in Kevin’s name to honor a graduate from Iowa Park who will be going into the Education field. Donations can be made at First Bank of Iowa Park, TX.