Morris Lee Scroggins1
M, #50659, (1924 - 2011)
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- Birth*: 28 Nov 1924, Alexander City, Tallapoosa Co, AL.1
- (Parents, son of George Thomas Scroggins & Jettie Marie Railey).1
- Marriage*: Dora Maxine Ray.2
- Death*: 25 Dec 2011, Chapman Healthcare Center.1
- Burial*: 28 Dec 2011, Hillview Memorial Park (23449), Alexander City, Tallapoosa Co, AL , 32.95060, -85.92940.1
- Death of mother: Sep 1973, Jettie Marie Railey, Alexander City, Tallapoosa Co, AL, 35010.3
- Residence*: 25 Dec 2011, Jackson's Gap, Tallapoosa Co, AL.1
- Relationship: 4th great-grandnephew of Barton Scroggins (D23)
- Last Edited: 23 Jul 2014
- [S1674] Alexander City Outlook
, Alexander City Outlook, 26 Dec 2011 & Radney Funeral HomeMr. Morris Lee Scroggins
Published 7:57pm Monday, December 26, 2011
Funeral service for Mr. Morris Lee Scroggins, 87, of Jacksons Gap, will be Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 11:00 am at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Rev. Tim Harris will officiate. Burial will follow in the Hillview Memorial Park with veteran’s honors provided by the Alexander City Veteran’s Honor Guard. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 28, 2011 from 9:30 am to 11:00 am at Radney Funeral Home.
Mr. Scroggins passed away on Sunday, December 25, 2011 at Chapman Healthcare Center. He was born on May 28, 1924 in Alexander City, Alabama to George Scroggins and Jettie Railey Scroggins. He was a U.S. Army Air Corp. Veteran of WWII and served in the Philippines in the 321st Bomb Squadron and flew a B-24 known as “Jolly Rogers”. Mr. Scroggins had a love for fishing and Alabama football and enjoyed Big Band music. He was also a self proclaimed “Handy Man” but enjoyed most traveling and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 65 years Maxine Ray Scroggins of Jackson’s Gap; son, Bobby Scroggins (Linda) of Jackson’s Gap; grandchildren, Mathew Scroggins (Christy) of Navarre, FL and Bryan Scroggins (Denise) of Chelsea; great-grandchildren, Rylan Scroggins, Alexie Scroggins, Ava Scroggins, and Kate Scroggins; nieces, Marie Walker, Kate Davis, and Myriam Brauckman; and nephew, Wendell Scroggins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Tommy Scroggins; and brother, Hugh Scroggins.
The family will accept flowers or memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, Florida 32256 or to one’s favorite charity.
Memorial messages may be sent to the family at www.radneyfuneralhome.com.
Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
- [S1674] Alexander City Outlook
, Dora Maxine Scroggins, 5 Nov 2012 [
Blog]AlexCityOutlook, 5 Nov 2012
Dora Maxine Scroggins
Funeral service for Dora Maxine Scroggins, 85, of Alexander City, will be Monday, November 5, 2012 at 2:00 pm at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home. Rev. Tim Harris and Rev. Larry Armstrong will officiate. Burial will follow in the Hillview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Monday, November 5, 2012 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm at Radney Funeral Home.
Mrs. Scroggins passed away on Friday, November 2, 2012 at Chapman Healthcare Center. She was born on August 13, 1927 in Tallapoosa County, Alabama to Orlander Pearson Ray and Mary Susie King Ray. She was a member of Comer Memorial Baptist Church in Alexander City.
Mrs. Scroggins was a loving lady who enjoyed spending time with family, going to church, and working in her kitchen and in flower garden. Mrs. Scroggins was a caring person who was always available for friends and family.
Mrs. Scroggins worked at Jackson Hospital in Montgomery as receptionist in x-ray department, and also was one of the first employees of First National Bank in Alex City, Al. Mrs. Scroggins also worked at Eastern Hills Baptist Church in charge of the Wednesday night fellowship dinner.
She is survived by her son, Bobby Ray Scroggins (Linda), of Jacksons Gap, AL; brothers, Edward Ray and Charles Ray; sister, Mary Helen Cleary; grandsons, Mathew Scroggins (Christy) of Navarre, FL and Bryan Scroggins (Denise) of Chelsea, AL; great-grandson, Rylan Scroggins; great-granddaughters, Alexie Scroggins, Ava Scroggins and Kate Scroggins.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Morris Lee Scroggins [50659:M, Obit]; parents; son, Thomas Lee Scroggins; brother, Willie Frank Ray; sister, Ruth Arnold.
The family will accept flowers or donations can be made to Comer Memorial Baptist Church 341 East Church Street, Alexander City, AL 35010 or the American Cancer Society PO Box 22718 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73123-1718.
- [S51] Obituary Hugh W. Scroggins, AmericanMemorials, ca. 17 May 2003