Rev. David Scruggs
The Rev. David Scruggs Sr., 69, of Little Rock, transitioned on Feb. 6, 2020. He leaves to cherish his memories: his loving wife, Janice Gordon Scruggs of Little Rock, Arkansas; five children, Eddie Scruggs Smith of El Cerrito, California, David Scruggs Jr. of Davis, California, Kinte Dukes (Cheryl) of Marianna, Arkansas, Kisa Morman (James) of Little Rock, Arkansas, and Krystal Henderson (J.R.) of Conway, Arkansas; 11 grandchildren, Elijah, Jacob, Miles, Jada, Myles, Khayrianna, Gavin, Ryleigh, Caden, Chase, and Caysen; two sisters, Neomia Chapmon (Arie) of Cleveland, Ohio. and Irene Carruth (Rev. Troy) of Scott, Arkansas; five brothers, George Scruggs (Rosalyn) of Little Rock, Arkansas, Emmett Scruggs (Willie Mae) of Richardson, Texas, Rev. James Scruggs (Mary) of Maumelle, Arkansas, Daniel Scruggs Sr. (Mary) of Little Rock, Arkansas, and John Scruggs (Dorothy) of Arlington, Texas; a close cousin, Michael Walker (Rhonda) of North Little Rock, Arkansas; his father and mother-in-law, Willie and Mildred Gordon of Lathrup Village, Michigan; and a sister-in-law, Edna Moore of Memphis, Tennessee. Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 14, from 6-7 p.m. at Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home (1200 Chester St). Celebration of Life Service will be 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, at Geyer Springs United Methodist Church, (5500 Geyer Springs Rd). Burial will be at the Gill Cemetery in Gill, Arkansas.