2012-09-01 / Obituaries

Thomas W. Scarberry

A funeral service for Thomas W. Scarberry, 64, of Columbus, was held August 29, 2012, at the Tri-County Church of the Nazarene in Thornville, with the Rev. Kenny Brown, officiating. Burial followed with full military honors at Franklin Hills Memory Gardens.

Thomas died on August 25,2012, following an extended illness. He was born in Columbus on October 27, 1947, to the late Ira & Nellie (Pickerman) Scarberry. He was a long time resident of Mt. Perry, where he met his loving wife, Yolonda (Snook). They were married on August 2, 1969.He was a graduate of Sheridan High School, Class of 1967.

Thomas proudly served our nation in the Army National Guard for 28 years. In addition to serving our country, he served his community by being active at the Tri-County Church of the Nazarene, he was a school bus driver for the Mt. Perry Headstart Program and was a volunteer softball coach in Glenford.

Thomas is survived by his loving family: wife, Yolonda; children, Thomas of WV, Greg of Columbus, Chris (Misty) of Somerset, Cindy (Robert) Wall of Columbus and Patrick (Beth) of Somerset; his sister, Carol Winkler of Thornville; his brother, Gene of Obetz; 12 grandchildren; one great grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, Doyle and Wesley; and his sister, Sherri Triplett.

The family would prefer that donations be made to the Lifeline of Ohio transplant at: Capital Resource Manager 770 Kinnear Rd., Suite 200 Columbus, OH 43212.

The Hoskinson- Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service is honored to care for the Scarberry family.

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