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 Wilburn Robert “John” Scroggs

Wilburn Robert “John” Scroggs

Birth
Cherokee, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 30 Dec 1988 (aged 77)
Edmond, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Amorita, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 100113595 · View Source
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SCROGGS, W. R. "John", of Enid, OK, died Dec. 30, 1988 in Edmond, OK. Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, January 3, at Baggerley-Primrose Memorial Chapel in OKC. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday in Amorita, OK. John was born March 28, 1911 in Cherokee, OK. He was the son of Robert & Clementine Scroggs of Cherokee, OK. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters, Eva Nossaman, Driftwood, OK & Ann Coyner, Edmond, OK. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Magdalene, his son, Roger of San Francisco, CA, his daughter & son-in-law, Don & Martha Bryant of Edmond, & their children, Kevin & Julie Bryant & Jeff Bryant, a sister, Alice Wilson of Cherokee, brothers, Virgil Scroggs, Ft. Worth, TX, Howard Scroggs, Waco, TX, Roy Scroggs, Sun City, AZ & a host of relatives & friends. John was a restaurant owner & operator for many years in Cherokee, Okeene, & Enid. He is remembered as a former chef of Oakwood Country Club, Enid & owner & operator of the Trail Motel Restaurant, Enid. He worked for Rainey-Davis Mercantile as a road salesman & at Clifton Cooper Texaco of Enid after leaving the restaurant business. He and Magdalene lived in Enid 37 years before coming to Edmond to be near their daughter & family after John became ill in April. He was a member of White Shrine & past patron of Neal Chapter Order of Eastern Star, Enid. He was a member of Trinity Methodist Church, Enid & attended Edmond Church of Christ while in Edmond. He was very special to his family & friends.

The Daily Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, OK - January 1, 1989



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  • Created by: Bob Lawrence
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100113595
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wilburn Robert “John” Scroggs (28 Mar 1911–30 Dec 1988), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100113595, citing Byron-Amorita Cemetery, Amorita, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Bob Lawrence (contributor 46882733) .