Kenneth Merle Scroggins
Kenneth Merle Scroggins, 85, passed away at his home in Tulsa on July 22, 2010. He was born at Wildhorse, OK on March 14, 1925. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Joyce (Hegwer), three daughters and their husbands Suzanne and Larry Rogers, Carol and Mack Haltom, Danilu and Perry Denson, eight grandchildren, three greatgrandchildren, nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, two sisters, and infant daughter, Sharla Jeanne. Kenneth served in the U.S. Navy during World War II in the South Pacific. He graduated from the University of Tulsa in 1951 and began his career in electrical supply sales, and retired after owning his own business for over twenty years. He was an avid sports fan, and supported TU Football by never missing a home game since 1946. Visitation will be held Sunday, July 25, from 1:00-6:00 PM at Moore Memory Chapel, 1403 South Peoria. Funeral services will be at 10:00 AM, on Monday, July 26 at Southwood Baptist Church, 10110 East 41st Street, with burial and military rites to follow at Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, family and friends may make a contribution to their favorite charity. Under the direction of Moore’s Memory Chapel 583-6148.
This obituary was published in the Tulsa World on 7/25/2010.