Obits For The Scruggs Surname From Tate County, Mississippi
James Homer Scruggs
Tate County Democrat, Dec 6, 1984
James Homer Scruggs, of Route 3, Coldwater, died at his home on Nov 30, following a heart attack. He was 73.
Funeral service, conducted by the Rev Austin Moore, were held Sunday, Dec 2, at Mt Zion Baptist Church in Independence. Burial was in the Mt Zion cemetery with Hernando Funeral Home in charge.
Mr. Scruggs was a retired employee of the General Electric Company in Memphis. He was a member of the Mt Zion Baptist Church and the Independence Masonic Lodge.
He leaves his wife, Mrs. Orelia Anglin Scruggs; one daughter, Mrs. Sue Dancy of Memphis; 2 sons, James Eason Scruggs of Coldwater, Robert Ned Scruggs of Nashville, Tenn.; 3 brothers, 2 sisters, 7 grandchildren, and 6 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers were: Howard Thompson, Ellis Blount, Maize Ferguson, Gerald Ray Ferguson, Derald Dancy and Rowland Dancy.
Effie Orelia Scruggs
The Commercial Appeal 12/25/2007
Independence - EFFIE ORELIA SCRUGGS, 89, died December 23, 2007. Services: Pate-Jones Funeral Home 662-562-4481
This page updated February 9, 2010
Tate County Coordinators: Syble Embrey & Marie Carlton
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