OBITUARYMrs. Nolie W. Scruggs
(02/07/1981 entered in pen)
Mrs. Nolie Wilson Scruggs, 72, Rt. 2, Hurt, died Saturday in Virginia Baptist Hospital. She was the widow of Orie Ben Scruggs.
A native of Pittsylvania County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie Wilson and Julia Dewberry Wilson. She was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church and a member of the Altavista Senior Citizens Club.
Surviving are one son, Howard W. Scruggs, Charlotteville; one daughter, Mrs. Reid Bennett, Gretna, two brothers, Albert Wilson, Roanoke, and Leonard Wilson, Chesapeake, four grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
A funeral service was conducted Monday by the Rev. Robert Reese at New Prospect Baptist Church with burial in the Church cemetery.408
Birth4 Oct 1897, Pittsylvania Co, VA408
Death MemoLynchburg General Hospital
Burial6 Feb 1979, Hurt, VA:Pittsylvania404
Burial MemoNew Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery
At his death, he had 4 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.202OBITUARYOrie Scruggs Services at New Prospect
(02/04/1979 entered in pen)
Orie Ben Scruggs, 81, of Rt. 2, Hurt, died 2 p.m. Sunday at the Lynchburg General Hospital.
Born in Pittsylvania County, he was the son of Ben and Henrietta Jacobs Scruggs. He was a member of the New Prospect Baptist Church and a retired farmer.
He is survived by his wife Mrs. Nolie Wilson Scruggs, Hurt; one son Howard W. Scruggs, Charlottesville; one daughter, Mrs. Reid Bennett, Hurt; four –grandchildren.
Services were conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday at the New Prospect Baptist Church by the Rev. Harold Lewis. Burial was in the church cemetery. 408
Marriage11 Nov 1925, Chatham, VA:Pittsylvania404