LELAND — William Richard Scoggins, 79, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at home in the warm embrace of his family.
He was born on June 20, 1939, in Leland, the son of Alec Scoggins and Gretta Mintz Scoggins.
He is survived by his son, Richard Wayne, and his wife, Rebecca Scoggins, of Leland; two daughters, Sherry Scoggins of Leland and Vickie, and her husband, Charles Mintz, of Winnabow; three grandchildren, Tabitha, and her husband, Omar Campos of Leland, Charles Jared, and his wife, Kyndall, of Leland and Daniel Jacobs Mintz of Leland; and two great-grandchildren, Miranda Campos and Bryan Campos.
Together with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Shirlene Skipper Scoggins.
The family will receive friends at 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 28, at Farmers Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, 3459 Maco Road NE, Highway 87, Leland. A funeral service will follow at noon.
In lieu of flowers, the family requested that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105-3678.
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