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Leona Cornelison Scroggs
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Obituary for Leona Cornelison Scroggs


September 17, 1918 – June 7, 2017

Leona Cornelison Scroggs, age 98, of Jasper, passed away Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital in Jasper. She was born September 17, 1918 in Canton to the late James and Lillian Cornelison.

She is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Darrel and Teresa Scroggs of Jasper; grandchildren, Juanita and Barry Forrester of Jasper, Lezley and Troy Gross of Jasper; great-grandchildren, Annabelle Forrester, Mary Rose Forrester, Dylan Loudermilk, Kaitlyn Loudermilk; and several nieces, nephews, and other family members.

The funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 9, 2017 in the Chapel of Roper Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Sunrise Memorial Gardens in Jasper. The family will be receiving friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Friday.

Arrangements are entrusted to the staff of Roper Funeral Home & Crematory in Jasper, Georgia.

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206 Holly Street
Jasper, Georgia 30143

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Sunrise Memorial Gardens

Jasper, Georgia 30143


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