Posted: Friday, November 2, 2012 4:01 pm
The Messenger, November 2, 2012
Completed arrangements are being announced for David Scarborough Jr., 35, of Woodland Mills, who died 12:40 a.m. Nov. 1, 2012, at the Regional Hospital at Memphis of injuries received in an accident in Weakley County late in the evening on Oct. 31.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Revs. Charles Southerland, Billy Uzzle and Danny Zickefoose will officiate. Burial will follow in East View Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 4-8 p.m. today.
Pallbearers will be Bryan Koon, Brian Richard, Joey Nelson, Mike Phipps, Chase Taylor, Travis McCloud, Ryan Amberg and Dan Blakely.
Honorary pallbearers will be employees of the Fulton County (Ky.) Sheriff’s De-partment, Allen’s Towing, Bill Barr, Chucky Moran, Brandon Adams, Robbie Orsborne, Joey Faulkner, Devin Daniels, Jake Jeffries, Gerald Ray Gantt, Patrick Ulmer and Ricky Parnell.
He was born May 10, 1977, in Union City, son of Theolinda (King) Scarborough of Woodland Mills and David Scarborough Sr. of Atlanta. He married the former Lee Ann Eakes July 7, 2008. She survives. He was the owner and operator of Scarborough Towing and Recovery in Union City and was a 1995 graduate of Obion County Central High School. He was of the Baptist faith.
He is also survived by his three children, Mendi Brooke Scarborough of Union City and Katilin Sills and Josh Sills, both of Woodland Mills; his stepmother, Donna Scarborough of Atlanta; his sister and brother-in-law, Delinda (Scarborough) and Rob Goad of Martin; his brother and sister-in-law, Trent and Kristina Scarborough of Plainfield, Ill.; his grandmother, Verdie Scarborough of Union City; his mother-in-law, Betty Eakes of Woodland Mills; his father-in-law, David Eakes of Hickman, Ky.; and his uncles and aunts, Dennis and Georgianna Scarborough and Denise Scarborough, all of Union City, Donna and Mike Phipps of Woodland Mills and Debbie and Frank Moseley of Martin.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bill and Liz King and Norman Scarborough; and two uncles, Lance King and Bill King Jr.
To view the DVD that is an online tribute, or to leave messages of condolence for the family, visit the funeral home website at www.emfuneralhome.com.