Herbert Newton “Herb” PURGASON
Oct 12, 1924 – Feb 12, 2010
PURGASON, Herbert Newton Sr., 85, of Mineral, died Friday, February 12, 2010 at his home Old Yellow Farm”. He was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years Page Vaughan. Mr Purgason is survived by his eight children Herbert Newton Jr. Jo Anne John Matthew Janet George Philip Patti Page Danny Robert Daniel Jody Rosemary Lee Christine Cassie and James Thomas Christy; 21 grandchildren; two brothers Jim of Georgia and Bobby of Pennsylvania. His remains rest at the Lacy Funeral Home Route 522 Mineral where family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Monday. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday in South Anna Baptist Church interment in the church cemetery. Mr. Purgason was a Millwright and member of Millwrights Richmond Local Union 1402 and the Metropolitan Lodge No. 11. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Holly Grove Rescue Squad. Online guestbook available at www.lacyfh.com.