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March 11, 2014

Mary C. Scruggs, 88; Winter Haven, Fla.

— Funeral services for Mary C. Scruggs, 88, Winter Haven, Fla., will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, at E.M. Coots’ Sons Funeral Home, Jeffersonville.

She died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Good Shepherd Hospice.

 She was a seamstress at the Army Ammunition Plant and a member of First Baptist Church. She was a native of Jeffersonville.

She is survived by her husband, Troy R. Scruggs Sr., Winter Haven, Fla.; sons, Robert T. Parido Jr., Jeffersonville, and Ronald T. Parido, Jeffersonville; daughters, Roberta Ann Masek, R.S.M., Calif.,., and Mary Christine Parido, New Albany; stepson, Troy R. Scruggs Jr.,  Frederick, Md.; sister, Bertha Nole, Louisville; 12 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, ,Birdie Harvey, mother Dove Harvey, and her first husband, Robert T. Parido Sr.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, and after 9 a.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.

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