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Odis Scruggs

Mr. Odis Scruggs, born in Cherokee County, SC, passed away Wednesday at his home in Lattimore. He served in the U. S. Navy for 21 years, during WW II, and the  Korean Conflict in Germany and Japan. He also was a airplane mechanic for Lockheed for 11 years, worked at P.P.G. Industries for 10 years and was working for Security Forces at Fiber Industries at his retirement.  He was a member of the D.A.V. and Amvets.


Preceded in Death:

Parents:                                   Robert Lee Scruggs I & Sally Bell Dover Scruggs

Wife:                                       Doris Leona Childers Scruggs

Daughters:                               Alice “Dede” Williams, Kay Mock, Linda Tan

Granddaughter:                       Cindy

Great Granddaughter:             Melissa


Survived By:

Son:                                         Odis Lee “Bo” Scruggs Jr.                                          Fallston

Son:                                         Robert “Skeeter” Scruggs                                            Home

Daughter:                                Charlotte Little                                                           Concord

Daughter:                                Vicki Howze                                                               Home

Daughter:                                Sally Scruggs & Danny Norton                                  Asheville

Special sisters–in- law & brothers-in-law:  Mott & Jose Mendez, Betty Childers, Al Bostic all of Gaffney , SC              

Grandchildren:   Tiffy Tan, Kerry Sangston, Tommy, Robby & Christy Bates, Doug & Scott Little, Ricky, Jay & Jeff Thomas, Kim Lancaster, Kelli Howze, Robert “Buster”, Anna, Joey, Tyler, Jenni, & Haley Scruggs


Great Grandchildren: 28

Great Great Grandchildren: 5


Visitation:      Cleveland Funeral Services, Saturday, March 30, 2013 from 1:00 -3:00 P.M.                      


Funeral:           Cleveland Funeral Services Chapel, Saturday 3:00               


Officiating:      Rev. Garin Hill & Rev. Keith Dixon  


Burial:             Sandy Plains Baptist Church Cemetery

Memorials: Hospice of Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, NC 28150o or Disabled American Veterans, 709 Carson Street, Belmont, NC 28012


FUNERAL HOME:  Cleveland Funeral Services & Crematory

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