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PFC Clay Eugene "Dobber" Scales
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1908
Alvord
Wise County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 25, 1977
Bridgeport
Wise County
Texas, USA

Clay E. Scales, a retired heavy equipment operator, died in the Bridgeport Hospital Christmas morning after suffering an apparent heart attack at his home east of Chico.

A veteran, he was born in Alvord on November 23, 1908, and was married to the former June Bell Hastings on August 15, 1967, in Chico. He was a member of the Chico Masonic Lodge, the Order of the Eastern Star, and the Morris Memorial Methodist Church.

Funeral services were held Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the Morris Memorial Methodist Church with the Rev. Paul Widicus, pastor, officiating. Burial was in the Chico Cemetery under the direction of Hawkins Funeral Home of Bridgeport.

Pallbearers were Billy Bell, Dan Martin, Billy Guy Fahnstock, Jimmy Dan Fahnstock, Audie Morris, and David Reasoner.

Survivors include his wife of Chico; one daughter, Mrs. Kathy Hill of Euless; two grandchildren, Sandy and Jennifer Hill of Euless, and one sister, Mrs. Kathleen Hatten of Iowa Park.

The Bridgeport Index, Thursday, December 29, 1977

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SCALES BURIED

Clay Eugene Scales, 69, of Chico died Sunday, Dec. 25 at Bridgeport Hospital.

Services were held Tuesday at Morris Memorial Methodist Church in Chico. The Rev. Paul Whidicus officiated with burial in Chico Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Billy Bell, Billy G. and Jimmy Dan Fahnstock, Dan Martin, David Reasoner and Audy Morris.
Scales, born Nov. 23, 1908 in Alvord, married June Bell Hastings, Aug. 15, 1967 in Chico.

Survivors include his wife, June Scales; daughter, Kathy Hill of Euless; sister, Kathleen Hatten of Iowa Park, and two granddaughters, Sandy and Jennifer Hill.

The Wise County Messenger, Thursday, December 29, 1977

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CLAY SCALES

CHICO Funeral services for Clay Eugene Scales, 69, were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, December 27, 1977 at the Morris Memorial Methodist Church. The Rev. Paul Whidicus officiated and burial was in Chico Cemetery.

Mr. Scales died Sunday in Bridgeport Hospital.

He was born November 23, 1908, in Alvord. He married June Bell Hasting August 15, 1967, in Chico.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter; a sister, Kathleen Hatten of Iowa Park; and two granddaughters.

Pallbearers were Billy Bell, Dan Martin, Billy G. Fahnstock, David Reasoner, Audy Morris and Jimmy Dan Fahnstock.

Funeral arrangements were handled by Hawkins Funeral Home in Bridgeport.

The Wise County Messenger, Thursday, January 5, 1978
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clarence Ewing Scales (1883 - 1955)
  Maud Underwood Scales (1884 - 1963)
 
 Spouses:
  Beulah Vivian Brown Cox (1904 - 1966)
  June Bell Hasting Scales (1921 - ____)
 
 Sibling:
  Kathleen Lucille Scales Hatten (1902 - 1998)*
  Clay Eugene Scales (1908 - 1977)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

CLAY EUGENE SCALES
PFC US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
NOV 23 1908 DEC 25 1977
 
Note: Headstone pictures available Wise County website.
 
Burial:
Chico Cemetery
Chico
Wise County
Texas, USA
Plot: 3N, 24, 1989
 
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Originally Created by: WiseCountyTexas.info
Record added: Nov 01, 2009
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PFC Clay Eugene Dobber Scales
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PFC Clay Eugene Dobber Scales
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