Sep. 27, 1968 Memphis Shelby County Tennessee, USA
Funeral services for Jefferson Davis Scarbrough, 81, who died in Kennedy Veterans Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee at 4 a.m, Friday, September 27, were conducted from Memorial Funeral Home Chapel at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 28. The Rev. Malcolm Jones officiated. Burial was in the Houston Cemetery.
A A native of Hohenlinden, Mr. Scarbrough was born August 17, 1887, the son of Franklin Pickens Scarbrough and Missouri Cooper Scarbrough. He was a Baptist. Mr. Scarbrough was a veteran of World War I, and he had resided in California for the past 20 years, moving to Houston about a year ago.
Survivors include a sister, Mrs. S. K. Gore of Houston, and a brother, Walter L. Scarbrough of Eupora.
Pallbearers were all veterans,were: Raymond Griffin, Dan Allen, Hal Allen, Doyle Davis, John Brand and Jack Holleman.