Willie Armstead Scruggs

Hollywood Baptist Church Cemetery

        Willie Armstead Scruggs, son of Mary E. Scruggs and the late Willie C. Scruggs, Sr. was born in Powhatan County, VA on November 11, 1952. He attended the public schools of Powhatan. At an early age he was converted, baptized and joined Hollywood Baptist Church.

        He leaves to cherish fond memories, his mother, Mary E. Scruggs; one sister Mary Howell; three brothers, McDonald Jackson, Geroy Taylor and Kenneth Scruggs; brother-in-law Bruce Howell; two nieces, Shanika Scruggs and Terria Taylor; four nephews, Michael Jackson, Kenneth Scruggs, Jr., Terry Taylor, one devoted Keshon Scruggs; among them a devoted friend, Ms. Mary Arthur and a special friend Ms. Barbara Howell.

God looked around his garden
And found an empty space.
Then He looked down upon the earth
And found your tired face
He put his arms around you
And lifted you to rest.
God's garden must be beautiful,
For He only takes the best.
I love you very much and we miss you.
        The Family

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