Wake services will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020 at the Canton Community Center, Canton, Okla. for Elizabeth (Surveyor) Scroggins, 61, of Hugo, Okla., formerly of Canton, with the Rev. Waylon Upchego officiating. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, 2020 at the same venue. Interment will follow at Cantonment Cemetery under the direction of Pierce Funeral Home, Canton.
Elizabeth was born Oct. 2, 1959 at Clinton, Okla., to Elmer Charles and Elizabeth (Lime) Surveyor. She departed this life on Oct. 7, 2020 at Oklahoma City.
Elizabeth’s early years were spent in Canton prior to her being adopted and moving to the southeast area of state near Broken Bow, Okla. She graduated high school there and attended vo-tech training in the medical field. Elizabeth worked for many years as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), most recently for Choctaw County EMS. She loved her work and enjoyed being able to help others. Elizabeth enjoyed watching her granchildrens’ sporting events, doing beadwork, watching documentaries, and was a huge OU fan. Elizabeth served our country in the U.S. Air Force and was honorably discharged.
Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Charles Surveyor, Jr.; sister, Linda Rhoads; She is survived by her husband, Sam Scroggins of the home in Hugo; son, Brandon D. “Junior” Moreno of Houston, Texas; daughters: Devon Torres and husband, Jacob Peterson of Oklahoma City, and Caitlin Torres of Hugo, and son, Carlos Torres, Jr. of Hugo; sister, Norman Surveyor Jones of Broken Bow; brothers: Jerry Surveyor and wife, Cordell of Albuquerque, N.M., and Harvey DeWayne Surveyor and wife, Cheyenne of Canton, Okla.; grandchildren: Dayson Williams, Deana Peterson, Jakiyas Peterson, Natayziah Torres, Kenneth Freeman, Jr., Jaydis Peterson and Rio Torres; nieces and nephews: Kim Jones, Micheal Jones, Keelan Jones, Kendra Jones and Khelby Jones. Condolences may be made online at www.piercefuneralhomes.com.