Jimmie W. Sugg, 78, of Sherwood, Ore., formerly of Cottage Grove, died Dec. 16, 2012.
He was born March 22, 1934 to Wilmer and Rachell (Massey) Sugg.
Jimmie married JoAnn Peterson in Cottage Grove.
Mr. Sugg worked as a trucker in the timber industry and did commercial fishing. He retired in June 1998.
He moved from Oklahoma to Cottage Grove in 1937, graduated from Cottage Grove High School in 1952 and served in the Korean War aboard the USS Naifeh. He moved from Cottage Grove in 1974.
He was a member of the Elks Lodge.
Survivors include two sons, Michael Sugg of Beaverton and Steven Sugg of Dayton, a daughter, Tally Townsend of Junction City, a sister, Selma Williams of Lincoln, Nebr., eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, a son, Neil Sugg, his parents, and sisters, Mary and Dorothy.
The family will conduct a private service later this summer.