Thomas Gene Scruggs, 82, went home to the Lord surrounded by family the evening of Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013.
Gene was born on Sept. 26, 1930 to John L. and Dorothy Scruggs..
Gene is preceded in death by his parents John L. and Dorothy Scruggs; and sister Ann Scruggs.
He is survived by his wife Jan Scruggs; sons Tom Scruggs, Will Scruggs; son and daughter-in-law Andy and Kim Scruggs; daughter Celia Murray; daughters and sons-in-law Janine and Ray Simms, Margaret and Pat Driver; grandchildren Casey Simms, Jennifer Scruggs, Laura Scruggs, Andrew, Steven and Brianne Scruggs, Emma and Collin Murray, Catherine and Marshall Hendon, Marissa Taricco and Greg Moon, Jennifer, Katie and Matt Driver; great-grandchildren Wyatt and Jacie Simms, Maddie and Megan Hendon, Cameron and Garrett Moon; nephew and his wife, Jimmy and Karen Snipes; extended family and friends throughout Oregon and California.
A memorial service was held at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Forest Grove at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013.