of Weiner, AR
March 10, 1930 - January 11, 2009
George Junior Scoggins, 78, of Weiner, passed away on Sunday January 11, 2009 at St. Bernard's. He was born in Harrisburg on March 10, 1930 to Harry and Mary Scoggins. Mr. Scoggins worked on a farm his entire life. He loved to deer hunt, fish and whittle out under the shade tree. He leaves behind his two sons, Rickey Junior Scoggins and John Dennis Scoggins both of Weiner; four daughters, Judy Ann Taylor, Carolyn Sue Wright both of Weiner, Brenda Kay Broach of Blytheville and Linda Jean Hollis of Greenwood; a brother, Horice Dean Scoggins; two sisters, Minnie Louella Scoggins and Vanetta Erlene Peppers; 13 grandchildren, Jennifer, Amy, Donna, Tracy, Von, Jonathan, Natalie, Ervin, Bryan, Sana, Jarrett, Nathan and Anna; and 14 great grandchildren, Caitlin, Alanna, Christopher, Keira, Jessie, Megan, Judd, Sara, Amanda, Kambree, Olaniyan, Jericka, Jana and Tiara.He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Willene Sana Bennett Scoggins; and a brother, Arnold Ray Scoggins.Funeral services will be held Wednesday at Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home in Weiner beginning at 10:00 a.m. with Mitch Ford officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.Pallbearers will include Alan Rudd, Earl Raby, Rickey Dutton, Keith Bise, Randy Wright and Mickey Schistler. Honorary pallbearers will include Todd Bartholomew, Jerry Matthews and Frankie White. Lasting memorials can be made to the Weiner Fire Department.
We were sorry to learn of your father's death. We used to meet him at the Dairy Bar here in Weiner and we always enjoyed visiting with him. He will be greatly missed. You have our deepest sympathy.