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Helen Rice Scroggs

Helen Rice Scroggs, 91, widow of James Roy Scroggs, passed away Sunday, June 3, 2012 at Abbeville Area Medical Center.

Born July 3, 1920 in Great Falls, SC, she was the daughter of Easton Rice and Maggie Lockaby Rice. She was a resident of Abbeville for 74 years and a founding member of Southside Baptist Church.

She is survived by her son, Harold C. Scroggs (Beverly) of Durham, NC; a grandson, Barry C. Scroggs (Bonnie) of Abbeville; great-grandsons, Nicholas Scroggs, Stephen Scroggs, Luke Scroggs and Storm Scroggs (Angie); step great-granddaughters, Sommer Templeton and Alyssa Driver; 3 great, great-grandchildren; sister, Hazel Rice Holman of Fairplay, SC and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her grandson, Tony Scroggs; brothers, Ralph Rice and William Rice; and sisters, Annette Watkins and Bobbie Jo Collins.

The family will receive friends on Thursday afternoon from 1 until 2:00 P.M. at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home. Graveside services will be conducted Thursday at 2:30 P.M. in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens with Rev. Earl Hartley officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials are made to Southside Baptist Church PO Box 237 Abbeville, SC 29620.

Online condolences may be made to the Scroggs family by visiting www.chandlerjacksonfh.com.

CHANDLER-JACKSON FUNERAL HOME is assisting the Scroggs family


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Thursday June 7, 2012
1:00 until 2:00 PM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville, SC  29620
Thursday June 7, 2012
2:30 PM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Highway 72
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

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Harold, I am so sorry for your loss. I am praying for you and your family. Please let me know if you need anything. Blessings! Benee' C. Dixon

Benee' C Dixon Jun 11 2012 12:00 AM

We send our sincere sympathy to all of the family of Mrs Helen Scroggs.

Abbeville Presbyterian Church Jun 5 2012 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are sent to you, Bonnie we are sorry for your loss.

Rufus and Mary Sherard Jun 5 2012 12:00 AM

To the Scroggs family; Please know that your family will be in our thoughts & prayers. God Bless you all. Linda Tiller

Paul & Linda Tiller Jun 5 2012 12:00 AM