July 20, 1926 ~ March 5, 2022

Born in: Rabun Co., GA
Resided in: Candler, NC

Lois Crunkleton Scroggs passed away Saturday, March 5, 2022 at CarePartners Solace Center in Asheville, NC.

She was born July 20, 1926 in Rabun Co., GA, to the late David T. and Maude McClain Crunkleton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Porter P. Scroggs, a son-in-law, Roy Metcalf, 6 sisters, and 4 brothers.

She is survived by 2 daughters, Glenda Metcalf (Brent) of Arden, NC, and Sandra Hardin (Stamey) of High Point; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; three men who considered her their “second mother” and she thought of them as “sons”, Glenn, Henry and Neil Thompson; and many much-loved nieces and nephews.

Lois was a long-time member of Liberty Baptist Church in Candler. She was an excellent seamstress, who after raising her family, managed Candler Fabric Shop for several years. She enjoyed crafting with friends and going to crafting shows in WNC.

There will be a private family graveside service.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. My Dear Aunt Lois,
    Nobody can ever take your place in my heart. You were my favorite, my confidant, my conscience when i needed it, and most of all my never failing to be there, Aunt. I do love you and will miss you always. kathy

  2. Our hearts go out to all the family in your loss. Lois was an amazing woman full of love for her family and friends. She lived a full faithful life leaving you with happy memories that hopefully will bring you comfort and smiles during this difficult time. God loves you and so do we!
    Deepest sympathy and love,
    Brenda and Gary Kanipe


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