|Birth: ||Feb. 19, 1945|
|Death: ||Aug. 5, 2008|
Morris Scruggs, age 63 of Gatesville, died Tuesday, August 5, 2008 at his residence. Graveside services are scheduled for 10:00 AM, Friday, August 8th, 2008 at the Ater Cemetery near Levita with Chaplain Doug Cobb officiating. The family will receive visitors from 6-8:00 PM Thursday at the Gatesville Funeral Home.
Morris was born on February 19, 1945 in Bryan, Texas to the late Ray Allen and Gussie Branch Scruggs.
He attended schools in Gatesville and graduated from Gatesville High School. He also attended Tarleton State University. Ranching was always the love of Morris life and he loved working with his cattle. Morris proudly served in the US Army and was honorably discharged in 1969. He worked in Waco for a few years and for the Gatesville State School for Boys until it closed. Morris worked at Ft. Hood and retired after almost 20 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, James Richard Scruggs.
Morris is survived by wife, Frances Scruggs of Gatesville; children, Danny Scruggs of Gatesville, Cathy Bland and husband Dirk of Belton, Rockie Jones of Gatesville, Charles Redden of Gatesville, Sandra Loeker of Huntsville and Dennis Redden of Gatesville; ten grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren.
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