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Joyce Dean Helms Scruggs

July 24, 1945 February 21, 2018
Joyce  Dean Helms  Scruggs
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Joyce Scruggs: Toccoa, Georgia

Mrs. Joyce Dean Helms Scruggs, age 72, of Shorewood Circle, Toccoa, passed away Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at Regency Hospital of Greenville, in Greenville, South Carolina.

The daughter of the late William Steve and Mable Honey Helms, she was born July 24, 1945 in Gadsden, Alabama having lived for most of her life in Stephens County, Georgia. She was retired from Gem Southeast after many years of service. Mrs. Scruggs was of the Baptist faith and in addition to her parents, was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Scruggs, her son, Timothy Scruggs, and by her daughter, Brenda Scruggs.

She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Kay and Danny Elrod of Toccoa, Ga. and Sheila and Micheal Arms of Anderson, S.C. grandchildren, Daniel and Kayla Elrod, Kathy and Daniel Wilbanks, Chris Arms, Matthew Woods, and Danielle Steele, seven great-grandchildren, brother, Kenneth LaDon Helms of Gadsden, Alabama, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. from the Hillcrest Chapel of The Acree-Davis Funeral Home with The Reverend Scott Collett officiating.

The following gentlemen have been selected to serve as pallbearers and will please assemble at the funeral home at 1:30 p.m., Daniel Elrod, Chris Arms, Gary Corley, Tracy Ledford, Jonathon Stewart, and Michael Beaver.

The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at Acree-Davis from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday evening.

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Interment will be in Roselane Cemetery with The Acree-Davis Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Joyce Dean Helms Scruggs

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2:00 PM 2/25/2018 2:00:00 PM - 2:30 PM 2/25/2018 2:30:00 PM
Acree-Davis Funeral Home

90 S Pond St,
Toccoa, GA 30577

Acree-Davis Funeral Home
90 S Pond St, Toccoa 30577 GA
United States

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Roselane Cemetery Final Resting Place

106 Roselane
Toccoa, GA 30577

106 Roselane Toccoa 30577 GA
United States

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