Esther Scoggins Dean

October 25, 1926 - December 6, 2019
Esther Scoggins Dean

Esther Scoggins Dean, age 93, of Leland, passed away on Friday, December 6, 2019, at the New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

She was born in Raleigh, NC on October 25, 1926, the daughter of Harvey Sorrell and Betty Markham Sorrell.

Mrs. Dean was predeceased by her first husband Robert L. Scoggins and her second husband Cecil L. Dean; her son Ray Scoggins; a grandson Harold D. Scoggins, Jr. and a granddaughter Michelle Coston. She is survived by her son Dwight Scoggins and his wife Jean; daughter in law Judith Scoggins; grandchildren Bobby Scoggins, Harold Scoggins, Essie Hall, Billy Scoggins and Terri Seal. She is also survived by 14 great grandchildren, 4 great great grandchildren and a number of extended family members.

Mrs. Dean loved to spent time in her garden tending to her flowers. She will always be remembered as a great cook and for the wonderful meals she prepared.

A Graveside Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Monday, December 9, 2019, at the Greenlawn Memorial Park, Pastor Chris Hall officiating.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 525 Village Road, Leland, NC 28451. 910-383-3511.


Monday, December 9, 2019
1:00 PM

Greenlawn Memorial Park - Directions
1311 Shipyard Blvd
Wilmington, North Carolina 28412
(910) 799-1686

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  • December 07, 2019
    Jason Ganey says:
    You'll be missed. I remember running around your house as a kid when mom and I would visit. nothing but love for you and the family.

  • December 07, 2019
    Terry Bates says:
    KK im gonna miss you ill always remember the days walking out and finding fresh veggies hanging on the fence amd hearing you call my name just to ask me how my day was and you cared for my family so very much. I love you and miss you. Please give cecil a hug for me. I love you.

  • December 08, 2019
    Buddy & Hazel Odom says:
    Remembering the family with much love.