Friday, December 19, 2014

Scroggins, Loyd Ervin (19 Jul 1926 - 19 Dec 2014) [39201:N].

Scroggins, Loyd Ervin (19 Jul 1926 - 19 Dec 2014) [39201:N].
Widower of Scroggins, Virginia Ruth Hollon (10 Feb 1931 - 24 Aug 1994) [39207:N].
Widower of Scroggins, Patricia Mae Odle (Duncan) (30 Dec 1931 - 22 Oct 2014) [36107:N].
Modesto Bee, Loyd Ervin Scroggins,  24 Dec 2014
Facebook, Loyd Ervin Scroggins [23 Dec 2014]
Find A Grave, Loyd Ervin Scroggins, 22 Dec 2014[24 Dec 2014]
(Updated 24 Dec 2014).

Loyd Ervin Scroggins
July 19, 1926 - December 19, 2014

Loyd Ervin Scroggins was born July 19, 1926, in Adair, Oklahoma and entered into heaven's gates on December 19, 2014.  Loyd was the second of nine children to William Leroy Scroggins and Ethel Laveda Robertson Scroggins.  Loyd grew up in and around Wagoner, Oklahoma.  At 17 years old he enlisted in the US Navy, serving in WWII on the aircraft carrier USS RANDOLPH from 1944-1946.  After being discharged from the Navy, he enlisted in the US Army and served from 1946-1949 spending most of that time in Korea.  In 1951 he married Virginia Ruth Hollon.  They lived and raised three children in Ceres, California.  Loyd worked for FMC in Modesto. 

Loyd and Virginia were active members of Village Chapel Free Will Baptist church, Ceres, until her passing in 1994.  At that time Loyd moved back to his home state of Oklahoma.  It was there that he met his second wife, Patricia Duncan.  They were married 3 years until her passing in 2002. 

In 2009, Loyd came back to California to be closer to his family.  He attended both Modesto Free Will Baptist Church and Calvary Chapel, Modesto.

Loyd was an amazing husband, dad, grandpa and great grandpa.  He taught his sons what a husband should be and his daughter what to look for in a husband.  He will leave behind a legacy of love, laughter and the importance of serving an amazing God.

Loyd leaves to mourn his passing, his son Wendell (Patti) Scroggins of Modesto, their children and grandchildren: Jennifer (Nathan) Christman, Matthew and Maiyah Christman of Modesto;  Leah (Brian) Thompson, Blake and Jase Thompson of Oakdale;  son, Olen (Heidi) Scroggins of Turlock, their children: Kevin Scroggins of Davis, Sarah and Christina Scroggins of Turlock; daughter, Glenda (James) Gunn of Modesto, their children and grandchildren: Michelle (Jared) Oller, Jacob and Samantha Oller of Modesto; Jason Gunn of Modesto.  His second wife's children, Leon (Debbie) Duncan of Berryville Arkansas, and son Ray Duncan of Berryville, Arkansas; Debbie (Danny) Foster of Rose, Oklahoma, and their children and grandchildren: Chris (Kim) Foster and son Trae Foster of Rose, Oklahoma; Corrie (Cortney) Drake and their children Sarah and Joshua Drake of Rose, Oklahoma; Susan (Mitch) Crittenden of Rose, Oklahoma, their children Holly (Jerrod) Vanderheiden and daughter Chloe Vanderheiden of Welling, Oklahoma; Brittany Crittenden of Tahlequah, Oklahoma. 

He also leaves three sisters, Vena Johnson of Muskogee, Oklahoma; Irene Hays of Lavaca, Arkansas; and Margaret Kirkland of Lavaca, Arkansas.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Virginia Hollon Scroggins, second wife Patricia Duncan Scroggins, granddaughter, Beth Duncan; brothers Lee Scroggins, Dickie Scroggins and Jimmie Scroggins;  sisters, Wilma Graham and May Gene Robbins.
The family would like to thank Dale Commons Assisted Living, Valley Comfort and Hospice Optimal for all their help and support during this difficult time. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to Lakewood Funeral Home, Hughson, Ca.  Services will be held on December 27, 2014 at 11AM.  A reception will be held following the service.

Published in the Modesto Bee on Dec. 24, 2014

Loyd Ervin Scroggins

Birth: Jul. 19, 1926
  Mayes County
  Oklahoma, USA
Death: Dec. 19, 2014
  Stanislaus County
  California, USA

Family links:
     William Leroy Scroggins (1900 - 1971)
     Ethel Loveda Robertson Scroggins (1905 - 1999)

     Virginia Ruth Hollon Scroggins (1931 - 1994) [39207:N]

     Jimmy Don Scroggins (1942 - 2000) [52101:N]

Lakewood Memorial Park
Stanislaus County
California, USA

Created by: B. Helmer
Record added: Dec 22, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 140364574

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