The world is mourning the loss of bluegrass legend Earl Scruggs today. The musician passed away at the age of 88 of natural causes at his Nashville home Wednesday. Scruggs, who was dubbed the "Babe Ruth of Banjo" is survived by two sons, Gary and Randy, and his wife, Louise, passed away back in 2006. Earl Scruggs' wife, Louise Scruggs (via CMT) Scruggs was known for songs like "Foggy Mountain Breakdown" and received acclaim for recording the Beverly Hillbillies theme song. Scruggs and...Read Full Story
Louise Scruggs was the wife of bluegrass legend Earl Scruggs and the first female to become an artist booking agent in Nashville. She passed away at 78 in February 2006. See more about Louise Scruggs here.