Mary Fannie Byrd Scroggins
Funeral Date: 8/13/2013

Mary Fannie Byrd Scroggins, age 82, of Hermitage, AR. died Sunday August 11, at Chapel Woods Nursing Home. Born January 27, 1931 in Bradley County, AR. a daughter of the late George Walker Byrd and Winnie Wiloat Hines Byrd she was a homemaker, farmer, member of Landmark Missionary Baptist Church and the widow of J.C. Scroggins. Also, preceding her in death was a daughter Lizzie Jane Scroggins, brothers Tommy Byrd, Willie Byrd and 2 grandchildren. Survivors are 4 sons Billy Dale Scroggins and spouse Sherrill, Fountain Hill, AR., Eddie Charles Scroggins and spouse Beverly, Hermitage, AR., Roger Dale Scroggins, Summerville, GA., Jerry Wayne Scroggins and spouse Sherry, Hampton, AR. 4 daughters Carolyn Ann Wagnon and spouse Thomas, Hermitage, AR., Becky Louise Ashcraft and spouse Floyd, Warren, AR., Melissa Jane Burson and spouse Kelly, Mary “Deannie” Gardner and spouse Jim all of Hermitage, AR. 17 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren and numerous step grandchildren, host of nieces and nephews and all the community kids who called her Mammaw Mary. Funeral services were 2:00 p.m. Tuesday August 13, at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. David Inzer and Rev. Gene Boyette officiating. Lavern Freeman was pianist and Christy Pepper sang. Burial was in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Marty Wilkerson, David Wilkerson, Mike Wilkerson, Jerry Lynn Hollingsworth, James Robert Gardner and Ashly White. Honorary pallbearers were Victor Myers, Cloyce Smith, David McDougald, Curt Howard, Thomas Rice, Bill Edwards, Terry Reynolds, Doyle Reynolds, Rev. Don Smith, Lee Freeman and Dr. Joe H. Wharton.



Name: Pam Hoskins
Message: my thoughts and prayers are with you love Ronnie, Pam , Tj and Heather Hoskins

Name: Vicky Tapia
Message: My thoughts and Prayers are with y'all.

Name: Bob & Laverne Laster
Message: Family,you have been so blessed to have a Godly lady like Mary in ALL our lives..Praying we all walk in her foot steps,God had the door Wide open for her,Mary is home now...We loved her too.

Name: Paige Stell
Message: Deannie - You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Your mom was a sweet lady and loved her family. We know she will be missed by many. Love, John, Paige, Jayson, Colt, Brayden, Brad, Jake & Jared

Name: Donna and Jim Bob McDougald
Message: Deannie and family, we wanted you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Your Mom was a strong lady with the biggest heart and more determination of anyone I ever known, she will be missed for her kindness, love and BIG HEART, and the love for her Savior

Name: Sandra K. Word
Message: Deannie, Eddie, & Family: I am so sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. Take comfort in knowing that she is no longer in pain and is now with our Heavenly Father! You all have my prayers, and God Bless each of you.

Name: Patsy Watson
Message: Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Florence and Delores Dickens
Message: you are all in my pryers love all of you

Name: Jim & Shelley Temple
Message: Family, Our hearts go out to you all during this difficult time. Ms. Mary was a beautiful person both inside & out. She always had a hug & kiss for you no matter where you saw her. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her. May God's grace & comfort be with you all untill we can be with all our loved ones again.

Name: Reecia Carr-McGaha
Message: Scroggins Family,I know Mr.J.C. will be so glad to have "Miss Mary" with him. I use to never see one of them without the other.

Name: Sharon McDougald
Message: Ms. Mary's Family, Please know that my heart & prayers are with you all. Ms. Mary was such a sweet lady, I know she is in Heaven right now, with all her loved ones. She will be missed but she is no longer in pain and never will be again !! May the Lord be with you all, Love Sharon

Name: Kenny & Tarmmy Hensley

Name: Kay Robinson
Message: Deannie and Family, I know the heart ache you are all feeling with your loss of mawmaw Mary. She is Pain free at last. She knew how much you all loved her. Sending up Prayers for your entire family.

Name: Skye Clanton
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. Mrs. Mary was a wonderful woman and touched all of those that knew her. They don't make them like her anymore.

Name: Michael and Celeste Frisby
Message: I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Mrs. Mary was a very special person who touched the lives of so many. May God keep you and comfort in the coming days. And may you all find comfort in knowing that we will all be reunited again in Glory. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Sherry Robertson
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Jacqualin & Jerry Johnson

Name: Sherry Hays
Message: Ms. Mary was a very special lady and loved by many. Praying for comfort for you all during this difficult time.

Name: Marilyn Johnson
Message: Mrs. Mary was a special person. Jeremy was her first 'non-family' babysitting job for pay but she treated him as her own. I've always appreciated her for helping me raise him. You all have been like family and I join you in celebrating a life lived for God and family.

Name: Barbara Rice
Message: Love and sympathy to you all! Mrs. Mary was a precious person and will be missed greatly at Landmark Church and in the Gravel Ridge community!

Name: Chuck Scoggins
Message: Peace be with you and hold the good memories of her life close to your heart.

Name: Johnnie & Felton Angle & Parker
Message: To Easton & J.C.Parker,The both of you knew Grandma Mary LOVED you two.She is sleeping and not hurting anymore.We both love you two.

Name: Debbie Henry
Message: so sorry for your loss I sure know your feelings cause a year next month I lost my mother but I no mother is happen to have mrs Mary in heaven with her they were old time friends

Name: Mac & Diane Lochala
Message: Our hearts are saddened by the loss of your loved one. A friend of mine once pinned these words and I would like to make this our prayer today. "We pray that with each rising of the sun you are comforted with precious memories. With each rising of the moon you find rest and in the space in between you find healing in your tears".

Name: William Greer

Name: Stacey, Gwendy & Nic Mann
Message: You all are in our thoughts and prayers. We loved mawmaw Mary with all our hearts.

Name: Bradley and Paula Herring
Message: Carolyn and family we are so sorry for the loss of your mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Name: kamanda marks
Message: Our deepest sympathy for your family, Cora and kamanda

Name: Bobby and Donna Ozment
Message: Scroggins Family, We are so sorry to hear of the lose of your mother. She was a wonderful lady.

Name: Vallarie Stewart