Obits For The Scruggs Surname From Tate County, Mississippi

Obit of
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. 

Obit of
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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