Kenneth Curtis Scroggins

Kenneth Curtis Scroggins

Death 17 Jun 2015 (aged 90)
Burial Tyler, Smith County, Texas, USA
Plot Garden of Good Shepherd, Row 3
Memorial ID 148091087 · View Source
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Kenneth Curtis Scroggins, 90, of Whitehouse, passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2015, in Tyler.

He was born on June 29, 1924, in Corsicana to the late Horace Seaburn and Martha Belle Scott Scroggins.

Kenneth was in the Army Air Corps and flew 131 missions with the 98th Bomb Group. He was stationed in Lecce, Italy, and was shot down in Yugoslavia one mile from the German line. He helped found and was an active member of HAMM (Historic Aviation Memorial Museum) at the Tyler Pounds Regional Airport. Kenneth was a member of the Lake Tyler Baptist Church.

Kenneth is survived by his loving wife of 16 years, Jewel Scroggins, of Whitehouse; two sons, Kenneth Scroggins and his wife Glenda, of Palestine, and Doug Scroggins and his wife Rhonda, of Bullard; three stepsons, Edward Cifu and his wife Susan and Frank Cifu, all of Riverside, California, and James Cifu and his wife Denise, of Lake Elsinore, California; four grandsons, Brad Scroggins, of Tyler, Brent Scroggins and his wife Chris, of Palestine, Charlie Scroggins and his wife Jennifer, of Houston, and Christopher Scroggins, of Houston; and seven great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife of 51 years, Earl Deane Scroggins.

Pallbearers will be Brien Woodson, Charlie Scroggins, Brent Scroggins, Christopher Scoggins, Christian Castillo and Ross Harmon. Honorary pallbearers will be the 98th Bomb Group.

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  • Created by: Michauel Bryan
  • Added: 20 Jun 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 148091087
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Kenneth Curtis Scroggins (29 Jun 1924–17 Jun 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 148091087, citing Tyler Memorial Park and Cemetery, Tyler, Smith County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Michauel Bryan (contributor 47961912) .