Mr. Henry Leroy Scarborough, 85

Mr. Henry Leroy Scarborough, 85, of Gainesville passed away Friday, July 22, 2022 at his residence following an extended illness surrounded by his family.


Funeral services will be held at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, July 24, 2022 in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Nix officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Memorial Park Funeral Home on Sunday from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.


Born on November 30, 1936 in Greenville, SC, he was the son of the late Elmer Allan and Geneva Massey Scarborough. Mr. Scarborough was a proud veteran of the United States Army. He was retired from Lucent Technologies and a member of East Hall Baptist Church.


Mr. Scarborough is survived by his wife of 59 years, Ruth Marie Woodring Scarborough of Gainesville; son and daughter in law, Tony Allan and Melody Scarborough of Gainesville; son, Terry Paul Scarborough of Gainesville; grandsons, Dustin Dockery, Trey Scarborough, Jacob Scarborough, Seth Scarborough; 5 great grandchildren; sister and brother in law, Loretta and Rick Tucker of Madison County, GA; brothers and sister in law, Ralph and Joyce Woodring of Dahlonega, Roy Woodring of Gainesville and a number of nieces, nephews and other loving relatives.


Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA  30504 is in charge of arrangements.


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Donna Wood 2022-07-23 16:29:01
My deepest sympathies for your loss. I have many fond memories of Uncle Leroy and will continue to hold them close to my heart. Love and prayers, Donna Wood
Joseph Roshau II 2022-07-23 19:07:42
Prayers, and Condolences.
Dennis and Kathy Wood 2022-07-23 21:13:50
Our hearts go out to you and we wish you peace and comfort at this difficult time. We will pray for you all, and keep you in our thoughts.
Slenia Reynolds 2022-07-23 23:58:44
So sorry for your loss my prayers are with you all
Philip zoercher 2022-07-24 08:13:14
Tony, I am am so sorry to hear that your Dad passed away. I always liked talking with you. Your Mom and Dad must have done it right to have produced such a great guy.
Frank DeViva 2022-07-26 06:26:46
My thoughts and prayers to you and your loved ones, brother. Praise The Lord for bringing Leroy Home.
Patsy Macloskie 2022-07-27 18:17:45
My Dear Friends, I just learned of Leroy’s passing and so very sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
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