Scruggs, Solon Douglas Jr.

Scruggs, Solon Douglas Jr.

Male 1951 - 2014  (62 years)

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  • Name Scruggs, Solon Douglas  [1
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 19 Nov 1951  Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 22 Dec 1985  Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 12 Jul 2014  Cornelia, Habersham, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 12 Jul 2014  Habersham County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Macedonia Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I63468  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2021 

    Father 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) 
    Mother 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 3 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
     
    Family ID F25929  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F25937  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Nov 1951 - Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 22 Dec 1985 - Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jul 2014 - Habersham County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Macedonia Cemetery, Towns County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [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

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 11 Apr 2021.
      Memorial ID 189253902
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/189253902

      Solon Douglas Scruggs Jr.
      Birth 19 Nov 1951
      Florida, USA
      Death 12 Jul 2014 (aged 62)
      Habersham County, Georgia, USA
      Burial
      Macedonia Cemetery
      Towns County, Georgia, USA

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1821] ObitTree (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2021.
      Obituary for Solon Douglas "Doug" Scruggs, Jr.
      https://obittree.com/obituary/us/georgia/cornelia/mcgahee-griffin-stewart-funeral-home/solon-scruggs-jr/1907737/

      SOLON DOUGLAS "DOUG" SCRUGGS, JR., age 62 of Cornelia, Georgia died on Saturday, July 12, 2014.
      Born in Tampa, Florida on November 19, 1951, he was a son of the late Solon Douglas Scruggs, Sr. and the late Julianne Sackett Scruggs. Mr. Scruggs was formally of Spartanburg, SC where he graduated from Spartanburg High School. Doug spent most of his working life in wholesale plumbing supplies.
      He is survived by his wife, Judy Scruggs; sister and brother-in-law, Julianne & Steve Eller of Cornelia; brother and sister-in-law, Paul & Lynn Scruggs of Spartanburg, SC; nieces, Katybeth Eller of Chattanooga, TN; Sara Scruggs of Spartanburg, SC; and nephew, Korey Eller of Murphy, NC.
      Graveside memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at the Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery in Hiawassee, Georgia.

      An online guest register is available for the family and may be viewed at www.mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com
      MCGAHEE-GRIFFIN & STEWART FUNERAL HOME OF CORNELIA, GEORGIA (706) 778-8668 IS IN CHARGE OF ARRANGEMENTS.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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