|Birth: ||Jun. 27, 1892|
|Death: ||May 20, 1966|
Printed in the Times Post, Houston, Mississippi dated May 26 1966
J W Scruggs, Sr. Laid to Rest
Services for James Wiley Scruggs, Sr., of Houston were held at 2 pm Sunday at Houston Funeral Home with the Rev. Max Duer and the Rev. J F Hartley officiating. Burial was in Houston Cemetery with Houston Funeral Home in charge.
Mr. Scruggs died at 10:45 am last Friday at Houston Hospital after an illness of two weeks. He was 73.
He was a native of Iuka but had lived here for the past 27 years. He was a retired former employee of the State Highway Department and a Presbyterian.
He leaves his wife, Mrs. Carrie Kelley Scruggs of Houston; two daughters, Mrs. Dale Anglin and Mrs. Clyde Berry, both of Houston; two sons, Hercul Scruggs of Shreveport, La., and James W Scruggs, Jr., of Charleston, S C; one sister, Mrs. Anna Scruggs of Iuka; two brothers, W B Scruggs and Grady Scruggs, both of Iuka, and six grandchildren.
Pallbearers were John Mihelic, Bill Clements, Roy House, Crockett Brown, Melvin Chrestman and Fred McIntosh.
Carrie Mae Kelley Scruggs (1900 - 1972)*
Natalie Scruggs Berry (1924 - 2011)*
Allie Mae Scruggs Anglin (1925 - 1994)*
James Wiley Scruggs (1928 - 1994)*
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