Amanda K. Scaggs, age 36, of Highland, passed away Saturday, October 31 at Saint Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville. Funeral services for 36 year old Amanda K. Scaggs will be Thursday, November 5 at 7:00 p.m. at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland. Friends may call Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the family.
She was born October 15, 1979, in Wyandotte, MI, the daughter of Howard and Wilda (nee Stover) Scaggs.
She was a member of Highland Quarterback Club.
Amanda was born in Michigan, at age 3 she, and her family, moved to the Highland area. She attended Grantfork schools and Highland High School, graduating in 1998. She participated in Madrigal Singers, choir, and plays in high school. She attended Belleville Area College and Stanford Brown Business College. She worked for Clinton Manor Living Center for 4 years and prior to that she worked at other care facilities in New Baden, Carlyle and Trenton. She loved to sing Karaoke. Amanda liked animals. She enjoyed watching her son play football.
Mother – Wilda A. Scaggs nee Stover, Trenton, IL
Father – Howard Leslie Scaggs, Trenton, IL
Parents – Howard L. and Wilda A. (nee Stover) Scaggs, Trenton, IL
Brother – Jonathan A. (Carrie) Scaggs, Kansas City, MO
Sister – Elizabeth A. Scaggs, Highland, IL
Daughter – Savannah K. Graham-twin, Highland, IL
Daughter – Julia M. Graham-twin, Highland, IL
Son – Paul R. “Bubbie” Graham, Highland, IL
Significant Other – Julian Graham, Highland, IL
Niece – Malary
Niece – Marley
Niece – Madelyn
Niece – Isabell
Nephew – Gavin
Many – Aunts, Uncles, Cousins
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
1501 Ninth at Lemon Street
Highland, IL 62249