Evelyn Lorece Scoggin, age 88, of Florien, Louisiana, passed away peacefully on Friday, the 26th day of January, 2018. Evelyn passed away surrounded by loved ones at the Sabine Retirement and Rehabilitation Center in Many, Louisiana. She was born on the 4th day of August, 1929 in Atlanta, Texas to Marion Perdue and Agnes Katherine Perdue. She was a member of Northside Baptist Church in Houston, Texas.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents, Marion Perdue and Agnes Katherine Hazell, and her husband, Nolan Young Scoggin.

Evelyn is survived by her brother Joe Madison Perdue and sister-in-law Martha Perdue, her sister Ruby Gallegos, her son Stanley Scoggin of San Marcos, Texas; son Eric Scoggin and daughter-in-law Linda Scoggin of Brenham, Texas; daughter Sharon Benedict and son-in-law Wayne Benedict of Florien, Louisiana; daughter Vicki Hamilton of Florien, Louisiana; grandchildren Dustin Scoggin, Kara Gonzales, Travis Benedict and wife Jennifer Benedict, Bradley Hamilton, Anthony Scoggin and Samson Miles; great-grandchildren Nickie Gonzales, Aaron Gonzales, Jesse Perez and Bradley Reed.

Graveside services for Evelyn Lorece Scoggin will be held at twelve o’clock noon on Saturday, the 10th of February, 2018 at the Refuge Cemetery in Grapeland, Texas.