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George Allen Scaggs

Funeral services for George Allen Scaggs, 59, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Curry Street Church of Christ, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mr. Scaggs passed away at 3:10 p.m., Sunday, October 6, 2019 at his home.


He was born January 12, 1960, at Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Johnie Scaggs and Jane Montgomery Scaggs.  George graduated from West Plains High School with the Class of 1977.  On July 1, 2000, he was married at West Plains, Missouri, to Leslie Bullock.  Mr. Scaggs was the owner and operator of Scaggs Repair since 1993 and also drove a school bus for Fairview since 2011.  He enjoyed deer hunting, farming, and antique tractors.  He loved his family.  Mr. Scaggs was a member of Curry Street Church of Christ.


He is survived by his wife, Leslie Scaggs, of the family home; five children, Dylan Scaggs, Leah Tidwell and husband, Dustin, Kayla Ell and husband, Nathan, all of West Plains, Craig Scaggs, Salem, Arkansas and Ashley Scaggs, Viola, Arkansas; five grandchildren, Aubrey, Payton and Cash Tidwell and Natalie and Jaxon Ell; his mother, Jane Scaggs, Peace Valley, Missouri; three brothers, Guy Henry Scaggs and wife, Betsy, Odessa, Texas, Johnie Scaggs and wife, Nancy, Dublin, Georgia and Lee Scaggs, Peace Valley, Missouri; one sister, Vera Alsup and husband, Billy, West Plains; and several nieces and nephews.


His father and one brother, Paul Scaggs, preceded him in death.


Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Burial will be in the Barnett Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to Barnett Cemetery and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at