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Troy Gene Scarberry
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Obituary for Troy Gene Scarberry

Troy Gene Scarberry, 71 years of age of the Paw Paw section of Phelps, KY, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018, in Pikeville Medical Center. Born September 2, 1946 in Pike County, KY, he was the son of the late Jessie and Dorothy Estep Scarberry.

Troy was a United States Army Veteran, a retired coal miner and member of the UMWA. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoyed cooking and loved animals. A loving husband, father, brother, uncle and friend.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters Ann Ray Scarberry, Jerlene Jackson, and brothers Phillip and Drewey Scarberry.

Survivors include his loving wife of twenty-eight years Mary Ann “Mert” Dotson Scarberry of Phelps, KY; son Brian Keith Scarberry of Phelps, KY; sisters Loretta Blankenship and husband Anthony of Hurley, VA, Ida May Dotson an husband Howard of Phelps, KY, Genet Higgins of St. Marys, WV, Mable Dotson of Phelps, KY, Bonnie Hurley and husband Ervin of Hurley, VA, Della Fields and husband Dennis of Clincho, VA; several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

Funeral service for Troy Gene Scarberry will be held at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel of Grundy, VA, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with Brother Wilburn Dotson and Brother Roger Keene officiating. Burial will follow in the Mountain Valley Memorial Park, Big Rock, VA.

Full military service will be conducted at the cemetery by the American Legion John Ratliff Post #164.

Active pallbearers will be Zachary Dotson, Andy Allison, Billy Joe Harrison, Danny Dotson, Samuel Dotson, Jody Dotson, Randall Dotson and Matthew Crowder.

The family will receive friends at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel of Grundy, VA, Monday, January 22, after 6:00 p.m. with evening service to be held at 7:00 p.m.

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The family of Troy Gene Scarberry have entrusted the care of their loved one to Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home of Grundy, VA.

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6:00 PM
Shortridge-Ramey - Grundy

1021 Six Twentey Mile Branch Road
Grundy, VA 24614

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1:00 PM
Shortridge-Ramey - Grundy

1021 Six Twentey Mile Branch Road
Grundy, VA 24614

Cemetery Details


Mountain Valley Memorial Park

32355 Riverside Drive
Big Rock, VA 24603


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