Funeral Services Scheduled for Louise Scruggs

Funeral services for country music industry pioneer Louise Scruggs will be held Monday (Feb. 6) at 11 a.m. at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. Ms. Scruggs, 78, the wife of Country Music Hall of Fame member Earl Scruggs, died Thursday (Feb. 2) following a lengthy illness. One of the first females to become a key player in Nashville’s male-dominated music industry of the 1950s, she guided her husband’s career for more than 50 years. Memorials may be made to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.