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Mr. Raymond Eugene Scarbrough, 89, of Hickory, passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017 at Carolina Rehabilitation Center, following a period of declining health.
Raymond was born on July 1, 1927 in Chattanooga, TN to the late Raymond Sylvester Scarbrough and Nora Underwood. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, and was considered a jack of all trades. He enjoyed working with his hands and was talented in many different ways.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Leota Scarbrough of the home, one daughter, Lori Raby and husband James; two sons, Gene Scarbrough and wife Jamie; and Mark Scarbrough and wife Leslie, six grandchildren, Ashley Sears and husband Dave, Angela Pinder and husband Erik, Jennifer Wagner and husband Nate, Scott Raby, Eddie Pressley, and Jeremy Stillwell; five great grandchildren, Lyndsey Sears, Katy Sears, Alex Pinder, Addie Pinder, and Easton Pressley.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. at the Chapel of Heritage Funeral.
Interment will follow at Catawba Memorial Park in Hickory. Military honors will be conducted by the US Navy and the Caldwell Honor Guard.
The family will receive friends on Monday, from 1:00 until 2:00 P.M. at Heritage Funeral Service in Valdese.
Memorials may be sent to Burke EMS at 200 Avery Ave. Morganton, North Carolina, 28655.
An online guestbook and obituary is available at www.heritagefuneralservices.com
Heritage Funeral Service & Crematory of Valdese is serving the Scarbrough family.

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