Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Scoggins, age 94 of Summerville passed away on Tuesday in the local nursing home. She was born in Chattooga County on November 8, 1914, daughter of the late John Franklin and Pearl West Scoggins. Mrs. Scoggins was a member of the Summerville First Baptist Church, retired Nurse from the Chattooga County Health Department and was preceded in death by her husband the late H. Evans Scoggins.
Surviving are sisters, Annie Hale and Alma Abernathy of Summerville, several neices and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday at 2 PM from the Summerville First Baptist Church with Dr. Kenneth Summey officiating. Interment in Summerville Cemetery. Active Pallbearers – Wayne Hardin, Bob McGraw, Frankie Abernathy, Terry Taylor, Joseph Hardin and Michael Prince. Honorary Pallbearers – Ladies of Summerville First Baptist Church.
Visitation will be this evening (Tuesday) from 6 until 8 PM at the Earle Rainwater Funeral Home. Mrs. Scoggins will also lie in state at Summerville First Baptist Church Wednesday from 1 until 2 PM.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.