Thomas L. Scarborough

Thomas L. Scarborough, 72, of Huntington, IN, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at 5:15 p.m. at Norwood Health and Rehabilitation, in Huntington.

Mr. Scarborough worked at Orton Crane and retired after 21 years of service at Wayne Metals. He was a member of the Huntington Church of Christ.

He was born Jan. 1, 1941, in Huntington, the son of Mary Elizabeth Randall. He married Janice Stouder on April 28, 1979. His wife preceded him in death on Oct. 17, 2013.

Survivors include two daughters, Marcia (Kip) Geyer, of Fort Wayne, and Corina (Barry) Smith, of Marion; a son, Don (Carrie) Elser, of Huntington; five sisters, Judy (Tim) Simen, of Minster, OH; Marcia (Andy)Fowler, of Colean, TX; Donna (Paul) Kuric, of Booneville, AK; Beverly (Ken) Burton, of Harter Heights, TX; and Betty (Robert) Herring, of Huntington; a brother, David (Kay) Bower, of Atwater, CA; five grandchildren, Stephanie Clark, Christopher Clark, William Elser, Justin Elser and Joseph Elser; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Calling is Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Deal-Rice Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington. A service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at noon, with calling one hour prior to the service. Jerry Sills of the Huntington Church of Christ will officiate. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, in Andrews.

Memorial gifts may be made to Helping Paws Pet Haven in care of Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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