Published 5:00 am Tuesday, May 20, 2008
Services for Robert Fugler, of Brookhaven, were held at 11 a.m.on Tuesday, May 20, at Fair River Baptist Church in Brookhaven withburial in the church cemetery. Brookhaven Funeral Home on NatchezDrive was in charge of arrangements.
Visitation was on Monday evening at the funeral home, and onTuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at thechurch.
Mr. Fugler, 72, died May 16, 2008, at the University ofMississippi Medical Center in Jackson. He was born in LincolnCounty on Jan. 18, 1936, to Henry Fugler and Dillie Jane McGuffeeFugler.
He was retired from Georgia-Pacific with more than 27 years ofservice. He was a graduate of Fair Oak Springs High School andattended Copiah-Lincoln Junior College. He was a member of FairRiver Baptist Church, where he was chairman of the cemeterycommittee and the landscaping and grounds committee. He was aveteran of the United States Army. He was a member of the FairRiver Masonic Lodge and was a Wahabi Temple Shriner.
Preceding him in death were his parents; and his siblings,Aileen Nations, Lavon Lofton, Edwina Fugler, James Fugler, LouiseFoster and Reba Nell Welch.
He was the husband of Ann Smith Fugler.
Survivors are his sons, Bobby Fugler, of Brookhaven, and BrianFugler, of Madison; a special friend, Dale Foster, of Brookhaven;and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Pallbearers are Harry Foster, Terrell Foster, Mike Durr, WillJordan, Jay Nations and Mike Thornhill.
Honorary pallbearers are are Jerry Nations, Dale Foster, WesleyWhite, Richard Douglas, F.D. Moore, Bobby Thornhill and DonaldLewis.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Fair RiverCemetery Fund or the the Fair River Building Fund, 3698 Fair RiverDrive NE, Brookhaven, MS 39601.