Dona L. (Day) Scurlock

Born: Sun., Dec. 4, 1927
Died: Wed., Sep. 27, 2017

Family to do services at later date

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Dona L. Scurlock, age 89 of Ashland, passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Brookwood Place in Ashland. The daughter of John and Osa (Johnson) Day she was born December 4, 1927 in Portsmouth, OH. Dona had been a resident of Ashland County most of her life, employed as a switchboard operator with General Telephone Co., and a member of the 1st United Methodist Church. On March 8, 1946 Dona married Ripley H. Scurlock Jr. who preceded her in death December 23, 2016. She is survived by a son, Steve (Karen) Scurlock of Ashland; daughters: Sandy (Emerson) Bates of Ashland and Stacy (Bill) Dilts of Gahanna, OH.; grandchildren: Brandon (Michelle) Scurlock, John (Mindy) Scurlock, Dina Bates, Blair Hyatt, Carolyn Dilts, and Eddie Dilts; great-grandchildren: Madison, Gage, Reece, Meghan, and Camden Scurlock. Dona was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ripley; and a granddaughter, Nicole Bates. Services will be held at a later date with interment at Memorial Burial Park in Wheelersburg, OH. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made in Dona’s name to Brethren Care Village, 2000 Center St., Ashland, OH., 44805 or Hospice of North Central Ohio, 1050 Dauch Dr., Ashland, OH., 44805. Heyl Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements and will provide an online register book for family and friends to express condolences at

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Kathy Mackey Willis
   Posted Fri September 29, 2017
My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.

John A Wagenhals
   Posted Fri September 29, 2017
I knew Dona for many, many years and can not remember a time that there was not a big smile on her face. She will be missed by her friends and family. You are all in my thoughts.

   Posted Sat September 30, 2017

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