Scruggs, Solon Douglas

Scruggs, Solon Douglas

Male 1921 - 1985  (64 years)

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  • Name Scruggs, Solon Douglas  [1, 2
    Born 17 Jul 1921  Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Dec 1985  Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Spartanburg, Spartanburg, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I63455  Sackett
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2021 

    Father Scruggs, Robert Dewey,   b. 24 Jun 1898, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1991, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Stacy, Lunette,   b. 2 Mar 1902, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1999, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Children
    +1. Scruggs, Solon Douglas,   b. 17 Jul 1921, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1985, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     
    Family ID F25935  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sackett, Julianne,   b. 26 Jan 1923, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1990, Cornelia, Habersham, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Children 
     1. Scruggs, Solon Douglas Jr.,   b. 19 Nov 1951, Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 2014, Habersham County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +2. Living
    +3. Living
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F25929  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jul 1921 - Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Scruggs, Solon Douglas Jr. - 19 Nov 1951 - Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Dec 1985 - Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2021.
      The Greenville News (Greenville, South Carolina), 26 Oct 1964, Page 5

      Paul F. Sackett

      SPARTANBURG -- Paul F. Sackett, 68, of 163 Overbrook Circle, died at a local hospital late Saturday night after a long illness.

      A native of Talmadge, Ohio, he was a son of the late Frank H. and Margaret McNeely Sackett. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, a Mason, and a Kiwanian.

      Surviving are his wife, Mrs Elise Meyer Sackett; three daughters, Mrs. Margaret Engley of Spartanburg, Mrs. Julianne Scruggs of Spartanburg, and Mrs. Jean Warren of Winter Park, Fla.; two sisters, Mrs. Stanley Rothrock and Mrs. Clair Harrah, of Cuyahoga, Ohio; and eight grandchildren.

      Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 4 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church by Dr. Fred Poag. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

      The body is at J. F. Floyd Mortuary and will be placed in the church Tuesday at 3 p.m.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 11 Apr 2021.
      Memorial ID 120928548
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/120928548

      Solon Douglas Scruggs
      Birth 17 Jul 1921
      Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA
      Death 22 Dec 1985 (aged 64)
      Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
      Burial
      Greenlawn Memorial Gardens
      Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA

      Obituary: Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal, Monday, December 23, 1985, page A13.
      Obituary: Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal,Tuesday, December 24, 1985, page A6.
      TEXT OF OBITUARY: (December 23, 1985)
      Solon Douglas Scruggs
      Solon Douglas Scruggs, 64, of 225 Pineville Road, died Sunday at his home.
      Native of Cherokee County; son of R. Dewey and Lunette Stacy Scruggs of Spartanburg; owner and president of Solon D. Scruggs Agency Inc. for the past 35 years; member of Westminister Presbyterian Church; 32nd degree Mason; belonged to both the Scottish and York rites; member of Spartan Masonic Lodge No. 70, member of Hejaz Shrine Temple, Spartanburg Shrine Club and the Citadel Alumni Association; U.S. Navy veteran of World War II; recipient of the Purple Heart.
      Surviving: sons, Solon Douglas Scruggs Jr. of Spartanburg, and Paul Sackette Scruggs of Chesnee; daughter, Julianne S. Eller of Toccoa, Ga.; sister, Mrs. Warren Abernathy of Spartanburg; one granddaughter.
      Graveside services 11 Tuesday in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens by the Rev. Charles H. Horne.
      Family to receive friends 7-9 tonight at the home of the sister, Mrs. Warren Abernathy, 111 Hillbrook Drive.
      In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children, 2100 N. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, S.C.
      Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel.
      TEXT OF OBITUARY: (December 24, 1985)
      Solon Douglas Scruggs
      Graveside services for Solon Douglas Scruggs, 64, of 225 Pineville Road, 11 today in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
      In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children, 2100 N. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, S.C.
      Mr. Scruggs died Sunday.
      Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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