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EVANS, GA – Funeral service to celebrate the life of Minister Maria Alma Allen Pugh, 79, will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at 11:30 at Sanders Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends Friday, October 20, 2017, from 6 pm to 8 pm at Powers Funeral Home located at 832 Ridgeway Road, Lugoff, SC  29078. In memory, gifts can be made in her name to Georgia Cancer Center, 1410 Laney Walker Blvd, Augusta, GA.  30912 or Sanders Creek Baptist Church, 520 Nelson Street, Camden, S.C.  29020 or Oakey Grove Baptist Church, 911 North Belair Road, Evans, Ga  30809.

She is survived by her children, Placidia “Cid” Allen (Clark), Terrell Toombs, and Charlita Rogers; grandchildren, Ashli Nikol Clark, Amani Miriah Clark, Chanice Lovely Brewer, Akina Nyima Clark, Darriel Maria Smith, Handsome Nazeer Gray, Noah Andrews and Aniya Hyatt; great-granddaughter, Aubrey Nikol Wills.  She is also survived by her siblings, Rev. Walter Allen Jr., Robert Allen, Edward Allen, Hattie Allen (Lewis), Jimmie Allen, Jessie Allen Hardy and Eva Bell Allen and a host of cousins, nieces, and nephews.  She was predeceased by siblings, William “Bill” Allen, David Allen, and Carolyn Williams. 

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