PEURIFOY, Hugh Hugh O. Peurifoy, 84, a retired English teacher at the Citadel, died Wednesday, at Medical University Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Friday, at the graveside in Live Oak Cemetery, Walterboro, conducted by Rev. Lee Cothran and directed by the FRED PARKER FUNERAL HOME. Mr. Peurifoy was born July 19, 1918, in Walterboro, a son of the late Daniel Byrd Peurifoy and Cecil Arnett Peurifoy. He was a graduate of the Citadel, Class of 1939, and was a Gold Star Cadet. He was a Charter Member of the Citadel Honorary Society and was on the faculty of the Citadel for many years. He had also taught in public schools in Georgia. He was of the Methodist faith. Surviving is a brother, Edwin W. Peurifoy of Walterboro.
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