Paper: St. Joseph News-Press (MO)
Deceased: Francis L. Scroggins , Oregon, Mo. // 1946 - 2009
Date: June 9, 2009
OREGON, Mo. — Francis L. Scroggins, 62, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2009, at his Oregon home.
He was born Sept. 21, 1946, in Forbes, Mo.
Francis graduated from Oregon High School in 1964.
He married Nettie Acton in 1966. They later divorced.
Francis operated the Phillips 66 Station east of Oregon, and later sold Mooreman's Feed. He also operated bars/restaurants in Oregon before purchasing The Mint in Forest City in 1988. He continued to operate The Mint, and also owned Skidmore Food and Drink.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard  and Berneta (Barrett)  Scroggins.
Survivors include his children: Brett of Forest City, Brian of Topeka, Kan.; and Christie of Oregon; two grandchildren, Brody and Keagen Scroggins; brothers: LaVerne of St. Joseph; Larry  and his wife, Ronna Beth , of Oregon; Vick of Forest City; and Dave and his wife, Judy, of Forbes.
Services: Wednesday, 2 p.m., Chamberlain Funeral Home, Oregon. Interment: Forbes (Mo.) Cemetery. Family visitation: Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m.
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