Ricky Scruggs, 54, of Byhalia, died Nov. 8, 2016, at North Sunflower Medical Center in Drew. A former factory worker, he attended Byhalia High School.
Services were held at 11 a.m. on Nov. 16 at J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Mt. Zion CME Church Cemetery in Benton County.
He leaves two sisters, Everlina (James) Wooten of Olive Branch, Bessie Mae Scruggs of Madison, Ill.; and three brothers, Willie (Jessie) Scruggs Jr. of Memphis, Tenn., Odell (Karen) Scruggs of Olive Branch, Tracy (Shirley) Scruggs of Memphis, Tenn.
He was preceded by two brothers, L.B. Scruggs and John L. Scruggs.