- Reference: [45098:&]
- Residence*: 12 Sep 1918, and Fairdealing Scroggins, Tallassee, Elmore Co, AL.3
- Birth of son: 30 Oct 1918, Luther M. Scroggins, Elmore Co, AL.4
- !Census (Wife): 1920 Census, Wife in the household of Fairdealing Scroggins, Cat? Valley Road, Pct 19, Nenan, Elmore Co, AL, Indexed as "Faridealohhgs Gcroygins."5
- Birth of son: 23 Sep 1925, Jesse J. Scroggins, Tallassee, Elsmore Co, AL.1,6
- Obituary (Deceased Mother): Of Jesse J. Scroggins, 12 Nov 2007, Vindicator, Youngstown, OH, Add kids & more siblings.1
- Married Name: Lela Scroggins (Westbrook).
Children of Lela Westbrook & Fairdealing Scroggins
- Last Edited: 5 Jun 2008
- [S2169] Youngstown Vindicator
, Jesse J. Scroggins, Sr., 12 Nov 2007.
Jesse J. Scroggins Sr., 82
MANSFIELD – A funeral service celebrating the life of Mr. Jesse J. Scroggins Sr., 82, formerly of Youngstown, will be celebrated Wednesday at 12 p.m. at Tabernacle Baptist Church .
Mr. Scroggins was born Sept. 23, 1925 in Tallassee, Elsmore County, Ala., a son of Fairdealing and Lela Westbrook Scroggins, and came to the valley many years ago.
He was a member of the U.S. Army, serving from 1943 until 1946, and was formerly employed as a stocker with U.S. Steel, Ohio Works, retiring after 33 years of service. He was a member of United Steel Workers of America.
Mr. Scroggins was a member of the church, where he attended Sunday school, volunteered with the After School Program and participated in the Brotherhood. He was a precinct committee man in the first ward for several years.
He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife, the former Betty Jacobs, whom he married May 29, 1949; four sons, Ronald (Nola) of Houston, Texas, Jesse Jr. of Youngstown, Wendell of York, Pa., and Larry (Donna) Scroggins of Hampton, Va.; his one daughter, Wanda (Darren) Boatwright of Mansfield; four sisters, Louise Buckhanon of Birmingham, Ala., Ruth Cristobal of Tallassee, Ala., Mariam (Larry) Bartley of Bellhaven, N.C., and JoAnn Banks of Tallassee; four brothers, John P. (Janie) of Charleston, N.C., Stephen of Baltimore, Md., Frank (Lula) of Youngstown, and Nehemiah of Birmingham; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and dear friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Elizabeth Scroggins, his twin, Bessie Scroggins, and Jeanette Davidson; and two of his brothers, David and Luther Scroggins.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 3 to 6 p.m. at Washington Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Wednesday one hour prior to services at the church.
Interment will be in Belmont Park Cemetery.
- [S4] Marriage information from census and other records:1930: F. D., age 43 (1 Apr 1886-1 Apr 1887, married at 30 (1 Apr 1916-1 Apr 1918)
1930: Leila, age 31 (1 Apr 1898-1 Apr 1899, married at 17 (1 Apr 1915-1 Apr 1917)
Married before registering for draft, 12 Sep 1918
Most likely 1 Apr 1917-1 Apr 1918.
- [S2261] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, URL: http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482&enc=1, Name: Fairdealins Scroggins
City: Not Stated
Birth Date: 3 Mar 1885
- [S70] Ancestry.com, General search results, URL: www.ancestry.com, :
U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946Name: Luther M Scroggins
Birth Year: 1918
Race: Negro, citizen (Black)
Nativity State or Country: Alabama
County or City: Elmore
Enlistment Date: 18 Oct 1940
Enlistment State: Alabama
Enlistment City: Montgomery
Branch Code: Infantry
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the Panama Canal Department
Component: Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, and Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: 4 years of high school
Civil Occupation: Automobile Serviceman
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
- [S2440] 1920 Federal Census, National Archives, T-625, Roll 14, ED 92, Sheet 6A, (29Jan 1920)
Ancestry Images Online: ALT625_14-1166
Dwelling, 102, Family, 104, Head: Fairdealings Scroggins63. Scroggins, Isaac E., Head, w,m,Sep 1859,40,m,17, TN, NC, NC, Carpenter
64. -----, Olivia O., Wife, w,f,Oct 1865,34,m,17,6 children, 6 living, TX, GA, GA
65. -----, Minnie, Daughter, w,f,Sep 1883,16,s, AR, TN, TX, at school
66. -----, Nannie, Daughter, w,f,June 1885,14,s, AR, TN, TX, at school
67. -----, Jessie L., Daughter, w,f,Apr 1888,12,s, AR, TN, TX, at school
68. -----, Ruby R., Daughter, w,f,Mar 1890,10,s, AR, TN, TX, at school
69. -----, Fred, Son, w,m,Sep 1894,5,s, AR, TN, TX
70. -----, Isaac E., Son, w,m,Jan 1897,3,s, AR, TN, TX
71. Kennedy, Will S., Boarder, w,m,Aug 1874,25,s, TN, KY, TN, Brakeman.
- [S44] Social Security Death Index (Ancestry.com), URL: http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm, Name: Jesse J. Scroggins
Last Residence: 44901 Mansfield, Richland, Ohio
Born: 23 Sep 1925
Died: 8 Nov 2007
State (Year) SSN issued: Alabama (Before 1951 ).
- [S2262] Find A Grave, URL: http://www.findagrave.com, Luther M. ScrogginsBirth: unknown
Death: Nov. 30, 2006
Saint James Cemetery
Havre de Grace
Record added: Dec 5 2006
By: Russ Pickett.