Leo Marshall Scruggs, Jr.

Services: Thursday, a celebration of his life for family and friends at the home of Debbie Kay Harville of Alice.

Leo Marshall Scruggs, Jr., 70, died Friday, March 30, 2007, in Corpus Christi, Texas, following complications from surgery.

Mr. Scruggs was born Feb. 11, 1937 in El Paso, Texas. He lived in Tucumcari from 1941 until he graduated from Tucumcari High School in 1954. He joined the U.S. Naval Air Corps and retired after 22 years. He then lived in Alice and Robstown, Texas.

He is survived by his wife Kay of Robstown, his daughter, Debbie Kay (Jimmy) Harville of Alice and a son, Robert Marshall Scruggs of Dallas. Also surviving are three grandsons, Jason Jarred and Jordan, his mother, Celia Scruggs of Tucumcari, and two sisters, Jan (Jake) Honeycutt and Gay (Don) Wellborn, also of Tucumcari.

Mr. Scruggs was preceded in death by his Father Leo Marshall Scruggs, Sr.

Following Mr. Scruggs’ wishes, a viewing will be held on Wednesday in Alice for family only. Cremation will follow.

Arrangements are by Holmgreen Mortuary of Alice.