Mr. Alton Henry Scoggins, age 85, of Cloudland, GA died Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at Memorial Health Care.
Mr. Scoggins was born May 23, 1924 in Trion, GA, the son of the late Arthur and Charlsie Scoggins. He was retired from DuPont Chemical Company in Kinston, NC. He was a member of the Grifton First Baptist Church. Mr. Scoggins was honored for service with Meals on Wheels in his hometown of Grifton, NC. He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served in WWII.
Mr. Scoggins was preceded in death by his first wife, Evelyn Scoggins. Survivors include his wife, Aline Scoggins, daughter and son-in-law, Miriam and Durwood Mills,Cloudland, GA; step-sons, Larry Womack and Terry Womack, both of Chattanooga, TN; grandchildren, Michelle Warren, Eric Mills, and Edward Mills; 7 Great Grandchildren;4 Step-Grandchildren; and 11 Step-great-grandchldren.
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Friday, December 11, 2009 at Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Duke Stone and Rev. Scott Quinn officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30 p. m. until the service hour on Friday.
In lieu of flowers the family respectfully request that memorials be made to the Hospice of Chattanooga.
Mason Funeral Home is directing.
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