Randolph "Randy" Scruggs, Sr.



Randolph “Randy” Bradsher Scruggs, Sr., 71, of Myrtle Beach, SC was called to his heavenly home on Friday, August 3, 2018 after a valiant battle with cancer. He was under the care of hospice and surrounded by his children and his beloved service dog, Onna.

Randy was born to the late Leonard Luther and Wanda Bradsher Scruggs, in East Point, GA on June 11, 1947. He graduated from Headland High School in 1965 where he was a member of the Highlanders soccer team and National Honor Society as well as being very active in science clubs. He went on to begin his bachelor’s degree at Georgia Tech. During his undergraduate studies, Randy proudly served our country in the Vietnam War. Upon his return, Randy completed his undergraduate degree and pursued post-graduate studies in Psychology at the University of Florida. He spent the majority of his professional career in marketing research.

Randy is survived by his five children: Brad (Rhonda) Scruggs of Orlando, FL, Catrina (Tom) Mineo of Charlotte, NC, Stephen Scruggs of Charlottesville, VA, Joshua and Caleb Scruggs of Myrtle Beach, SC; his four grandchildren Reagan & Evan Scruggs and Halainn & Titus Mineo; his brother, Michael (Linda) Scruggs of Clayton, NC; and his nephews and nieces. He is preceded in death by his parents.

A celebration of Randy's life will be held 10:30AM Sunday, September 09, 2018 at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576 with military honors. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.