Greta B. Scruggs
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Greta B. Scruggs
  • March 25, 1923 - November 4, 2017
  • Pensacola, Florida

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Gretta B. Scruggs
1923-2017

Greta B. Scruggs, 94, of Pensacola, died Saturday, November 04, 2017. Mrs. Scruggs was born October 25, 1923 in Jackson, Georgia to George C. Bell and Gertrude Fleming Bell. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Georgia State College for Women and was employed by the Georgia Department of Education in Atlanta, Georgia before moving to Pensacola in 1951. Mrs. Scruggs was a charter member of Trinity Presbyterian Church where she served on the Building Committee, served as a Deacon and was very active in many areas of the church. She was also a volunteer at Sacred Heart Children's Hospital, United Ministries and Manna Food Bank. Mrs. Scruggs was a member of the Pensacola Garden Club and the Pensacola Junior Women's Club. She traveled extensively all over the world and enjoyed playing Bridge. She is preceded in death by her father, mother and sister, Sarah M. Boyd.
Survivors include her two sons Charles "Buddy" Scruggs and wife Sharon of Cedar Key, FL and George Scruggs and wife Peg of Pensacola, FL; daughter, Beth Scruggs of Atlanta, Ga; and niece Sally Boyd of Atlanta, GA.
Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 08, 2017 at Trinity Presbyterian Church. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., Wednesday at the church. Private interment will be held at Bayview Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Presbyterian Church, 3400 Bayou Blvd, Pensacola, FL 32503.
The family would like to thank the staff of Waterford at Carpenter's Creek and Regency Hospice; especially Lucille Miller, who gave such love and care in Mrs. Scruggs' final years.
BAYVIEW FISHER-POU CHAPEL, 3351 Scenic Highway, is entrusted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered at www.bayviewfisher-pouchapel.com.