- April 8, 1985 - August 14, 2011
- Belmont, North Carolina
of Heather's Passing
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“I love you mom I love you mor then everyone in the world
1 of 22 | Posted by: Matthew - Rock hill
“Barbara, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I am so very sorry for your loss. Jean
2 of 22 | Posted by: Jean Wiegand - Charlotte, NC
“I am so very very sorry for your loss. Heather was a big part of our family for a while during her teenage years and, although I have not had a lot...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Teresa Holley (Zwanziger) - NC
“Barbara, I have no words to express my sincere sympathy for you and your family during this time. I wish I could be there with you and for you. I...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Talitha Malone - Portsmouth, OH
“Barbara, I cannot begin to understand your pain at this most difficult time. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless you...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: JoAnn Crolley - Cramerton, NC
“MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS GO OUT TO THE FAMILY OF MS.HEATHER SCRUGGS. MAY GOD BLESS EACH AND EVERYONE OF YOU IN THE DAYS TO COME. SPECIAL BLESSINGS FOR...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: James Pratt - Crossett, AR
“Barbara, Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. I am here for you anytime and always.My heart hurts for you. Maureen Stoudt
7 of 22 | Posted by: Maureen Stoudt - Gastonia, NC
“Dear Barbara, Emily, & E.J. You are in our hearts & prayers.It's so hard to lose a loved one especially your daughter & sister. Heather is at peace...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Margie & Adreon Ensor - Easton, MD
“Barbara, Emily, and E.J., This seems wrong on so many levels and we may never know why. I hope you find comfort in happy memories. Know that...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Leigh Shaney - Belmont, NC
“Barbara, Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God be with you all.
10 of 22 | Posted by: Jerry and Carol Downey - VA
“Barbara, my thoughts and prayers are with you, Emily, E.J. and Heather. There are no words to describe how sorry I am for your loss, my friend. My...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Kathy Cheves - Dallas, NC
“Our prayers are with you Barbara and family. I wish I could have made it down for the services. Love you all. Cousin Bobby
12 of 22 | Posted by: Rob ONeil - Sicklerville, NJ
“Everytime I saw Heather she was always smiling. I know she is smiling down on all of you today. So sorry for your loss. My Thoughts and Prayers are...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Chastity Bridges - NC
“Barbara, Emily and E.J. Please know that you are in our prayers.
14 of 22 | Posted by: Penny and Rodger Armstrong - NC
“We are so sorry for your loss in this difficult time. Please know that you all are being lifted up. Praying for peace and comfort that only God can...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Shannon, Jesse, Max & Chris & Larry Eller - NC
“Dear Scruggs Family, Our hearts cry out for your loss. We pray you find peace. The Sloan Family
16 of 22 | Posted by: Barbara Sloan - Belmont, NC
“Barbara, It is impossible to find words to properly express my sorrow for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
17 of 22 | Posted by: Anne David - Charlotte, NC
“Barbara, I was so sorry to hear of Heather's untimely death. My thoughts are with you and all of your family at this difficult time. Sally
18 of 22 | Posted by: Sally Congleton - New York, NY
“We are just so sad and so sorry that you are feeling this kind of sadness. There are no words to explain.... just know that we all love you!
Pamie...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Theresa - Winslow, NJ - cousin
“Barbara, Emily, and E.J. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I know Heather's spirit will live on through Matthew and all of you. Love always.
20 of 22 | Posted by: Darlene Brandon - Belmont, NC
“Barbra, Emily and E.J.,
So sorry for your loss. You will be in our prayers.
Dave, Simone and David
21 of 22 | Posted by: Dave Bratcher - NC - Friend
“My heart breaks for the family and friends of Heather. My thoughts and prayers are with Barbara and the rest of Heather's family. I hope and pray...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Jeannean Fox - Belmont, NC
McLean Funeral Directors
Heather Ann Scruggs, 26, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, August 14, 2011 at Carolinas Medical Center- Main. A native of Mecklenburg County, she is the daughter of Barbara Reilly Scruggs and the late Edward Ray Scruggs. Heather was a member of Queen of the Apostles Catholic Church. She graduated from North Gaston High School and was an active member of Girl Scouts of the Pioneer Council. Her pride and joy was her son Matt-Man whom she loved above all things. In addition to her mother, Heather is survived by her son, Matthew James, sister, Emily Scruggs and brother, E. J. Scruggs all of Belmont, grandmother, Martha Reilly of Bethesda, MD, grandfather, Ray Scruggs of Salisbury, thirteen Aunts and Uncles, twenty two cousins. She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Dennis Joseph Reilly III and grandmother, Frances Scruggs. The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm, Thursday at McLean Funeral Directors, Belmont. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1:30 pm Friday at Queen of the Apostles Catholic Church with Father Frank Cancro officiating. Inurnment will be private at Gaston Memorial Park. Send condolences to the family by visiting www.mcleanfuneral.com.McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the Scruggs family.
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