Benjamin Earl “Bugsy” Scruggs

Benjamin Earl “Bugsy” Scruggs
Jul/11/1933 – Sep/03/2022
Photo made available by Powers Funeral Home

1933

Benjamin Earl “Bugsy” Scruggs was born on 11 Jul 1933 in Meridian, Lauderdale, Mississippi, USA a child of Wiley Hugh Scruggs and Ora Edna Eubanks Scruggs Smith.

2022

He died on 03 Sep 2022. Benjamin Earl “Bugsy” Scruggs was buried on 08 Sep 2022 in Lugoff, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Lugoff First Baptist Cemetery. 

Obituary of Benjamin Earl Scruggs

A Funeral Service for Benjamin Earl “Bugsy” Scruggs, 89, will be held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Lugoff First Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends Wednesday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff.  Memorials may be made to Lugoff First Baptist Church.

    Mr. Scruggs, husband of the late Donnie Ruth Scruggs, passed away at home on Saturday, September 3, 2022.  Born in Meridan, Mississippi, he was the son of the late Wiley Hugh Scruggs and Ora Edna Eubanks Smith.  He served in the United States Navy during the Korean War aboard the USS Bremerton CA-130 Cruiser and retired from International Paper where he was the materials manager.  He was past president of the Industrial Material Manager Association.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading and was an avid Alabama Football fan.   Mr. Scruggs was a faithful member of Lugoff First Baptist Church, where he served as past Sunday School Director and a deacon.

    He was a loving father and grandfather and leaves to cherish his memory, son, Alan Keith Scruggs (Jennifer) of St. Stephens, Ala.; daughters, Lezli Scruggs Rabon (Tim) of Lugoff and Jennifer Scruggs Outlaw (Allen) of Lugoff; brother, Norman Hugh Scruggs (Loretta) of Orange Beach, Ala.; grandchildren, Tyler McElveen, William Wesley Scruggs, Elliott Rabon, Emalie-Kate Rabon, Maddi Rabon, Aubrey Rabon, Jordan “JoJo” Rabon, Amanda West and Drey Brooks; and great-grandchildren, Easton Rabon, Greyson McElveen, Harper Collins, Brynlee Stephens and Banks Stephens.  He was predeceased by step-mom, Maxine Scruggs; step-dad, Bennie Smith; son, Steven Elliott Scruggs; and brothers, James L. Scruggs, William E. Scruggs and Wayne Scruggs.

VISITATION

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
Powers Funeral Home
832 Ridgeway Rd
Lugoff, South Carolina, United States
803-408-8711

FUNERAL SERVICE

11:00 pm
Thursday, September 8, 2022
Lugoff First Baptist Church
106 Longtown Road
Lugoff , South Carolina, United States

BURIAL

Lugoff First Baptist Church Cemetery
106 Longtown Road
Lugoff , South Carolina, United States

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