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Visitation

Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home
Wednesday September 29th, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Graveside Service

McMinn Memory Gardens
Thursday September 30th, 2021
11:00am

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Virigina Josephine Scroggins Blount

VIRGINIA JOSEPHINE SCROGGINS BLOUNT, age 88 of Athens, Tenn. passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021, in NHC of Athens. She was a native , lifelong resident of Meigs and McMinn County, a daughter of the late Roy E. and Neva Scroggins preceded in death by her husband: Robert H. Blount on August 18, 2011 and Brother: Don Scroggins. Her life was being the best Wife, Mother and Grandmother she could be. Our Mom was our heart. She taught us about love, understanding and forgiveness. Her sense of humor and laughter was contagious. We sure are going to miss her. She put up the good fight till the end and we would like to thank Athens Place and NHC for their great care. We think about how great it is that she is having the greatest reunion with Dad, all our family and how great can it be to finally see her Mother who passed when she was only four years old. The Lord says we should rejoice in his name in this time and we certainly will and be thankful for all the years we had her with us! See you all again someday Mama! She was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.

Survivors: Two Sons and daughters-in-law: Mike and Lynn Blount of Athens, Tenn. Mark and Tabitha Blount of Gatlinburg, Tenn., Brother and sister-in-law: R. E. and Marie Scroggins of Oxford, Penn. Sister and brother-in-law: Nola and Howard Hubbard of Lenoir City, Tenn. Five Grandchildren, 12 Great Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services 11:00 A.M. Thursday in McMinn Memory Gardens with Rev. Larry Arwood officiating. The family will receive friends from 5-7 Wednesday in the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Antioch Baptist Church, P. O. Box 247, Athens, Tenn. 37303. Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Virginia-Blount Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.


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Phyllis Rue Oct 1 2021 11:18 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Virigina Josephine Blount

Brenda Blount Sep 29 2021 11:33 PM

We are so very sorry for your loss. Praying for you all in the days to come.

David & Stacy Edgemon Sep 29 2021 7:22 PM

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Mr. Mrs. Joseph Durland Sep 29 2021 12:11 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Virigina Josephine Blount

Marcella Robison Sep 28 2021 8:31 PM

I'm so sorry to hear about your mom! I'm out of town so I won't be able to come to the funeral. I will be praying for you and your family!

Freda Crews Sep 28 2021 11:57 AM