2018-04-14 / Obituaries

Mary Lee Scoggins

Mrs. Mary Lee Scoggins, age 84, of 153 Cleveland Lane, departed this life on Sunday, April 8, 2018 in Person Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Person County and a member of Hester Grove Baptist Church in Hurdle Mills.

She is survived by 13 children, Eugene Scoggins of Carrboro, Linda Scoggins, Frances Jones (Earl) of South Carolina, Josephine Allen (Wallace) of Greenville, Maxine Jordan of Chapel Hill, David Scoggins (Patricia) of Semora, Sandra Scoggins, Velma Scoggins and Danny Scoggins, Alexander Scoggins (Treva) of Durham, Stacey Scoggins of Raleigh, Tracey Scoggins of Wilmington, and Michael Downey (Alana) of Hawaii; three sisters, Corell Torain, Rebecca Davis (Franklin) and Barbara Featherstone; six brothers, Thomas Torain (Lee) of Durham, William Torain, Nathaniel Torain (Janie), Ponzell Torain (Nancy), Louis Torain and Ronnie Torain; 17 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and other additional relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be held on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Hester Grove Baptist Church, 590 Wheeler Church Road, Hurdles Mill, NC 27541 with Chaplain Wallace R. Allen, DMin, BCC presiding and the Rev. Joe C. Clayton, Jr., pastor, providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday at the funeral home from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. with the family present during the last hour from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

At other times, the family will receive friends at the home.

The body will lie in state in the church for one hour prior to the service.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mrs. Mary Lee Scoggins.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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