Scroggins, Russell (6 Oct 1934 - 9 Feb 2016) [38659:D][FS:L265-JM2].
Son of Scroggins, Grover Cleveland (1 May 1892 - 23 Jun 1971) [38269:D] [FS:LZK9-WR7].
Son of Scroggins, Mamie Ellen Brandon (3 Nov 1897 - 24 May 1969) [38654:D] [FS:LKZ9-4MW].
Madison Courier, Russell Scroggins, 12 Feb 2016 [Newsbank]
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Madison Courier, The (IN) - February 12, 2016
Deceased Name: Russell Scroggins
Russell Scroggins , 81, of Madison, died Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, at King's Daughters' Hospital.
He was born Oct. 6, 1934, in Jefferson County, to Grover and Mamie Ellen Brandon Scroggins . He resided in Jefferson County all his life and was 1954 graduate of Central High School, where he played varsity basketball. He also played for North Madison High School. He served in the Air Force and Air Force Reserves from April 3, 1957 to April 2, 1963, rising to the rank of Airman Second Class during the Vietnam War. While stationed in Iceland he played on the basketball team. He worked for Cummins Engine Company as a machinist for 23 years. He later worked for Holset for 10 years. He enjoyed watching Indiana University basketball, hunting, fishing, reading the Bible and golf. He was a member of the Manville Christian Church.
He is survived by his wife Shirley Jean Bush Scroggins , whom he married Jan. 3, 1958; one daughter, Anita O'Neal of Madison; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by one son, Michael Steven Scroggins , who died Jan. 14, 2014; his parents; three brothers, Harold "Jake" Scroggins , Grover Scroggins Jr. and Raymond Lee Scroggins ; and two sisters, Violet Jones and Mary Charlotte Adams.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. A final salute will be conducted by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Military honors will be conducted by the Air Force Ceremonial Unit at the cemetery chapel.
Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Manville Christian Church. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
This is a corrected version of an obituary published Thursday. It adds a brother who preceded him in death to submitted information.
Madison Courier, The (IN)
Date: February 12, 2016
Record Number: 43600e7fedc2429c0e90fcb3f20b6340
Copyright, 2016, The Madison Courier. All Rights Reserved.
Birth: Oct. 6, 1934
Death: Feb. 9, 2016
Grover Cleveland Scroggins (1892 - 1971) [38269:D] [FS:LZK9-WR7].
Mamie Ellen Brandon Scroggins (1897 - 1969) [38654:D] [FS:LKZ9-4MW].
Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery
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Record added: Feb 10, 2016
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