Remembering Foy “Bubba” Scroggins

Foy “Bubba” Scroggins

Funeral services for Mr. Foy “Bubba” Scroggins, III, age 59 of Ruston, LA will be held at 11:00 AM,  Wednesday, December 28, 2022, at Hebron Baptist Church in Bentonia, MS with Brother Greg Tipton and Brother James Ryals officiating.  Burial will follow in Hilderbrand Family Cemetery in Bentonia, MS under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston, LA.

Bubba was born on September 1, 1963 to Birdie Sue Hilderbrand Scroggins and Foy Scroggins, Jr. in Vicksburg, MS and went to be with his Lord and Savior on December 25, 2022 in Ruston, LA at his home that he shared with his mother, Birdie Homer, faithfully at his side.  Bubba worked over 20 years at East Mississippi State Hospital as a Building and Grounds Technician.  Bubba’s interests included watching football (Saints, LSU, Ole Miss, and MS State), watching westerns, listening to music, and family history, as he was known as the family historian.  Bubba is preceded in death by his father, Foy Scroggins, Jr., step-father, Albert Homer, Jr., and niece P.J. Watts.

Bubba left behind his mother, Birdie Sue Homer of Ruston, LA; two brothers:  Phil Scroggins and wife, Lori of Royse City, TX and Tommy Scroggins and wife, Niki of Ruston, LA; two step-sisters:  Pam Watts of TN, and Jonella and husband, Robert Lowe of Prentiss, MS; one niece Anna Scroggins Cannon of Ruston, LA; six nephews:  Zack Scroggins of Fort Worth, TX, Tyler Scroggins of Ruston, LA, Kristian Scroggins and wife Rebecca of Choudrant, LA, Albert Watts of TN, Chandler Lowe of Hattiesburg, MS, and Andrew Lowe of Hattiesburg, MS; three great nieces:  Zoey Cannon, Madison Cannon, and Harper Scroggins; and two great nephews:  Beaux Scroggins and Hank Scroggins.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM Wednesday until time of service at the church.  Bubba will truly be missed by his loved ones.  He is now resting peacefully and pain free in heaven.  To leave an online memorial message for the family, please visit