Westville resident Donald R. Scruggs, 74, the son of a Chesterton resident,
died Thursday, July 2, 2009, in LaPorte.
He was born Aug. 8, 1934, in Crockett Mills, Tenn., to William Bedford and
Ruby (Peace) Scruggs.
He is survived by his mother, Ruby Lunkenbill in Chesterton; his son, Donald
J. Martin of Westville; and his grandchildren, Kayla, Alyssa, and Macy.
He was preceded in death by his father, a brother, and a sister.
Donald, a veteran of the U.S. Army, was a retired lathe operator who worked
at LTV Steel for 33 years and also farmed for many years in the Westville
Funeral services, the Pastor Jack Cox officiating, are scheduled for 11 a.m.
Wednesday, July 8, at the Newhard Funeral Home, 58 W. Walnut St. in
Westville, with burial at the Murray City Cemetery in Murray City, Tenn.
Visitation is scheduled from 9 a.m. until the time of services on Wednesday.