Harry Hugh Rawlinson


Born: 22 Aug 1924 Crestview, Florida
Died: 30 Jan 2016 Coosa County, Alabama

Wife: Katie Jo Scroggins
Deceased Wife: Margaret Hull Rawlinson (1926 – 2001)

Cemetery: Prattville Memory Gardens, Prattville, Alabama

Service Info:

Harry Hugh Rawlinson, age 91, passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2016. Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 1, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. from the Chapel of Prattville Memorial with Chaplain David Rozelle officiating. The family will receive friends and family at Prattville Memorial on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow in Prattville Memory Gardens.

He was born in Crestview, Florida, August 22, 1924, but grew up in Prattville, Alabama. Harry served in the United States Marine Corps in the South Pacific and the Philippines during WWII, for three years. He was a graduate of the University of Alabama. He married Margaret Hull in 1949. She preceded him in death in 2001. Harry resided in Montgomery for 44 years. He retired from the Alabama Department of Revenue in 1982 having served 30 years. He was a charter member of the Prattville Dragoons camp of the Sons of Confederate veterans and a charter member of the Marine Corps League. He was an avid genealogist, and was a member of the Autauga County and Coosa County historical societies. In 2002, Harry and Katie Jo Scroggins married, resided in Rockford, Alabama.

He is survived by his wife Katie Jo Scroggins; one daughter, Sabrina (Tony) Ferguson; one sister, Annette (Pat) Brownell; three sisters-in-law, Mattie (Ray) Hilgendorff, Virginia (Lamar) Rawlinson, and Anne (Karl) Rawlinson; four step-children, Wendell (Catherine) Scroggins, Marie (Buz) Walker, Kate (Dabo) Davis, Myriam (Richard) Brauckman; numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family members and many friends.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be sent to one’s favorite charity.