Tony Ray Worford Ii
LIBERTY, MO- Tony Ray Worford, II, 30, of Liberty, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, April 18, 2010. He was born September 4, 1979 in Topeka, Kansas. He is the son of Tony Ray Worford and Corliss Scroggins Worford Lawson. He attended Topeka Public Schools until his family moved to Nashville, Tennessee and later to Fayetteville, Georgia where he played football and graduated from Fayetteville High School. He then attended Gordon College prior to serving in the U.S. Air Force. He was a HVAC Engineer at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Kansas City, Missouri. He is survived by his mother, Corliss Scroggins Lawson , one sister, Courtney Nichelle Worford, two nephews, Jalen Ray and Malachi Kerry Worford, his maternal grandparents, Troy, Sr. and Irma Scroggins, six uncles, Dr. Troy Scroggins, Jr., Michael Worford, Carlton Scroggins, Gregory Worford, Clinton Scroggins (Carol), and Kent Worford (Jean). He also is survived by a host of cousins and other family members. He was preceded in death by his father, Tony Ray Worford, his paternal grandparents, Audrey and Willie Worford, and two daughters, McKenzie and Tamara Worford. Services will be Saturday, April 24, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. at Capital City Community Church of God. The Family will receive visitors on Friday, April 23, 2010 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at Dove Cremation and Funeral Services, 4020 SW 6th Ave., Topeka, Kansas 66606. To leave an online message for the family visit www.DoveCremation.com.
Published in Topeka Capital-Journal on April 22, 2010Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on April 25, 2010
Thursday, April 22, 2010
Sunday, April 18, 2010
Patricia Ann Grimes, age 82, of OKC, passed away Saturday, April 17, 2010, at Mercy Health Center. She was born on December 29, 1927 in Minneapolis, Kansas. She was the 2nd of three children born to Earl Leonard Scroggins  and Anita (Heberly) Scroggins  of Sayre, OK. "Pat" grew up in Sayre, OK, where she graduated from high school. She later married Billy Joe Grimes  on June 22, 1946 in Las Vegas, NV. Together they raised three sons while first living in Green Bay, Wisconsin, during the years that Billy played for the Packers. In 1952 they returned to Purcell, OK to operate the Grimes family auto dealership. Then in 1957 they moved to OKC, where she lived the remainder of her life. Pat worked for nearly 18 years as an Audio Visual Director for NW Classen High School, then later another 15 years for Samaritan Home Health Care in OKC before retiring in 2004. Pat had many hobbies throughout her life, including being a lifetime fan of the Green Bay Packers, the OSU Cowboys, fishing and playing golf. She will be remembered as a wonderful wife, a loving mother and grandmother and a special sister and aunt.She was preceded in death by: Parents, Earl and Anita Scroggins; Husband, Bill Grimes in 2005; two brothers: Earl Jr.  and Jack Scroggins .She is survived by: Three sons: Bill Grimes and wife Judy of OKC; Steve Grimes and wife Linda of Roswell, GA; Mark Grimes and wife Linda of Yukon; eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews and a host of friends.Funeral services will be 10:30, Tuesday, April 20, 2010, at Northwest Baptist Church in OKC, followed by a Committal Service at 2:00 P.M. at Hillside Cemetery in Purcell, OK. Funeral arrangements by Wilson-Little Funeral Home in Newcastle, OK.
Published in The Oklahoman on April 18, 2010
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
|Bobby Charles Scroggins|
Scroggins, Bobby Charles In his 47th season transitioned from labor to reward. Visitation Tuesday, April 13 from 1pm-6pm; Wake Tuesday, April 13 from 6pm-6:45; and the Celebration of Life will be 10:00am Wednesday, April 14 at Greater Emmanuel Baptist Church 2110 E. Eleventh Street.
Published in Dallas Morning News on April 13, 2010