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Genelle Scruggs, 98 formerly of Corsicana passed away Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017 in Waco. She was born Jan. 15, 1919 in Pansy to William Joseph Adams and Ona Sumner Adams.
Genelle and Lynn married Dec. 14, 1946 in Athens. She was a member of North Beaton Church of Christ. Genelle work in McGregor, building military ordinance during WWII. She also worked for Hagger Slacks as Quality Control. She enjoyed playing basketball, gardening and traveling in the United States.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Lynn Scruggs in 2014 and brothers, Wayne Adams and Boyce Adams.
She is survived by her children, Cathy Scruggs and husband Tom Flowers and Paula Thomas and husband Charles; grandchildren Leon Thomas and Laura and Charlsi Thomas and Eric Cross; great grandson, E.J. Cross and numerous other family members.
Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 from at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home Chapel with Steve Orbison officiating.
The family would like to thank Scott & White Hospice and Brookdale Lake Shore Assisted Living.
An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home
Published on August 2, 2017
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