Frances 'Marcella' Scaggs, 89 | Lawrenceville Daily Record
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Frances 'Marcella' Scaggs, 89

Posted on September 7, 2021


SUMNER — Frances “Marcella” Scaggs, age 89, of Sumner, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Indiana.

She was born on Aug. 6, 1932 in Petrolia, the daughter of Curtis and Inez “Cloe” McCool. She married William “Bill” L. Scaggs on Aug. 21, 1953, and he preceded her in death on April 28, 2017.

Marcella worked at the Shoe Factory in Olney, sold Sarah Coventry Jewelry and worked in the jewelry department at Walmart in Lawrenceville. She was a member of the Sumner United Methodist Church. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan.

Preceding her in death were: her parents; husband; two brothers; three sisters; and two sons, Garry Lee Scaggs and James “Jim” Scaggs.

Survivors include: her daughter-in-law, Peggy Cole and husband, Charles of Sparta, Tennessee; four grandchildren, Miranda Ash; Jared Scaggs; Brenna Crews and husband, Robert; and Tyler Scaggs and wife, Evelyn; and six great-grandchildren, Olivia Crews, Ryan Crews, Chloe Crews, Maddex Crews, Emilia Scaggs and Sophie.

Graveside services will be conducted on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021 at 10 a.m. at the Sumner Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Kidney Association.

Sivert-Macey and Steffey Funeral Home in Sumner is in charge of the arrangements.

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