Archive for Tuesday, December 12, 2006

Obituary — Richard Scroggins


December 12, 2006

Services for Richard Scroggins, 71, De Soto, will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Cedar Crest Memorial Chapel, De Soto. Burial will be in De Soto Cemetery.

Mr. Scroggins died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2006, at his home.

Mr. Scroggins retired from Boy Scouts of America in 1992 after 35 years of service. He was a bus monitor for the De Soto school district after he retired.

He married Lorine Harrison on Sept. 7, 1957, in LaGrange, Ill. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include two sons, Craig Scroggins, Cameron, Mo., and James, Scroggins, Spring Hill; two daughters, Kimberley Price, De Soto, and Julie Stanley, Manchester, Maine; and eight grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the chapel, 32665 Lexington Avenue, De Soto.

The family suggests memorials to the Heart of America Council Boy Scouts of America, 10210 Holmes Road, Kansas City, MO 64131.

A full obituary will appear in Thursday's edition of The De Soto Explorer.

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