Patricia Ann Scutchings, 65, former deputy with Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office

Patricia Ann Scutchings
Patricia Ann Scutchings

Patricia Ann Scutchings, 65, passed away Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. She was born March 25, 1953, to Mary F. Diggs and the late Ransom Diggs in Clermont, Florida.

Patricia was a graduate of First Colonial High School and attended Norfolk State University and Princess Anne Business College. She was employed with the Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office as a deputy for many years and later worked for Ridgeway’s Printing as a receptionist. Patricia was a member of St. Mark AME Church, where she sang in the Gospel Choir and was a member of the St. Mark Daughter’s Club.

Patricia was an avid sports fan and whenever possible, you would find her watching her two favorite teams, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Rams.

She is survived by two daughters, Tiffany Diggs and Erika Scutchings; two sisters, Sabrina McCrae (James) and Lisa Smith; one grandson, Jakhari Diggs; special friend, Stanley Williams; four aunts, Minnie Diggs, Rosa Lee Diggs, Frances Williams and Annie Lee McCoy (George); and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Dec. 28, at
Beach Funeral & Cremation Services Inc., 4456 Bonney Road,
Virginia Beach. A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 29, at St. Mark AME Church, 1740 Potters Road,
Virginia Beach. Interment will be held at 1:30 p.m., Saturday
Dec. 29, in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, 6309 Virginia Beach Blvd.,

Share online condolences with the family at Beach Funeral Services.

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