In Memory of



Obituary for Jean Scallion

Jean George Scallion, age 87, passed away Sunday, January 9, 2022.

Born May 1. 1934 at Pine Bluff, she was a daughter of the late Delmar Lonnie George and Rose Etta Berryman George.  Reared and educated at Pine Bluff, she was a graduate of Pine Bluff High School in 1952.

Mrs. Scallion worked at the Pine Bluff Arsenal as a buyer in the Contracting Directorate, retiring in 1995.

She was a member of First Assembly of God.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her siblings, Delbert Bolding, Avis Hood, Charles Ruel “Bo” Bolding, and Dorothy Poteet.

Survivors include her husband and the love of her life, Vernon Eugene “Gene” Scallion, whom she married on March 30, 1956; three sons, Doug Scallion, Leon Scallion (Kim), and Vernon Scallion (Jaime); eight grandchildren, Brandon Scallion (Christin), Lindsey Scallion Tooke (Aaron), Haleigh Scallion Hudgins (Scott), Hayden Leon Scallion, Spencer Vernon Scallion and Trey Daniel Scallion (along with their mother, Jennifer Scallion), and Kane Mills; and great-grandchildren, Faith Scallion Tooke, Rowdy Tooke, Landon Scallion, Saylor Scallion, and Henry Weldon Hudgins.

Visitation for Mrs. Scallion will begin Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at First Assembly of God and continue until the funeral service at 2:30 p.m. Pastor Gary Bell, Pastor Pat Hart, and Jefferson County Judge Gerald Robinson will officiate. Burial will follow in Graceland Cemetery by Ralph Robinson & Son.

Active pallbearers will be Hayden Scallion, Scott Hudgins, Spencer Scallion, Trey Scallion, Kane Mills, Booker Franklin, Tommy Bell, and Ruben Aguilar. Honorary pallbearers will be Leroy Jones and Jerry Pennington.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Sonshiners Seniors Ministry, c/o First Assembly of God, 1002 Ridgway Road, Pine Bluff, AR 71603.

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