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August 17, 2013

Briar Scruggs memorial fund opened

Corsicana — Briar Shane Scruggs, 19, of Streetman, passed away Aug. 7, 2013 in Jal, New Mexico, in a work-related accident. Scruggs and his fiancée, Cassidy Campbell, were expecting a baby girl in September. He is the son of Melissa Hogan of Kirvin and Shane Scruggs of Corsicana. Briar graduated from Wortham High School and attended Navarro College briefly before taking a job in the oil industry.

Concerned for Briary’s daughter soon to be born and her mother, friends and family have established an account with Community National Bank and Trust. Anyone who wishes to mail a check for the Briar Scruggs for Aubree Grace Memorial please make checks payable to Memory of Briar Scruggs for Aubree Grace Scruggs and mail to Community National Bank & Trust, P.O.Box 264, Corsicana, TX 75151. All checks mailed MUST go to this address. If you would like to stop by a branch there are three locations: Corsicana Branch, 321 N 15th, Corsicana, TX 75110; Hwy 287 Branch 3401 S. Hwy 287, Corsicana, TX 75109; Fairfield Branch, 101 N. Mount Street, Fairfield, TX 75840. For those who prefer to donate online go to http://www.gofundme.com/3xpazo or scan this bar code to be directed to the donation site.

 

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