Thomas Edward Spurgeon, 82 of Scottsboro, passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2019.

He was a US Marine Corps veteran and a lifelong member of the VFW and American Legion.

Mr. Spurgeon is survived by his wife, Mary Ellen Spurgeon; children, Terry (Howard) Hoggard, Pam (Tim) Raymer and Cindy (Steve) Guss; stepchildren, Kathy Soares, Michael Murphy, Correna Weas, Patrick Murphy and John Murphy; grandchildren, Jennifer Cousins, Jessica (Travis) Lindsay, Sara (Miles) Tripp, Brenda Guss, Erica Foreman and Erin (Russell) Dasche, Jessica Stimpor, T.J. Soares, Jeffree Murphy, David Murphy, Sean Murphy, Correna Murphy, Angela Murphy, Joshua Murphy, Patrick Murphy, Ryan Murphy, Jaimey Murphy and Michael Murphy; many great-grandchildren; brother, Charles Spurgeon and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his stepson, Thomas Murphy; grandson, Ryan Hoggard and siblings, Rose McEniry, Helen Schmutte and Johnny Loyal.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at the St. Jude Catholic Church in Scottsboro. Burial followed in Pinehaven Memorial Gardens.

Valley Funeral Home assisted the family.