_______________________, read first time and referred to Committee on
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION memorializing Dr. Don G.
Whereas, Dr. Don G. Scroggins passed away May 24, 2002,
in Princeton, New Jersey, at the age of 67;
Whereas, Dr. Scroggins was born April 15, 1935, in New
Castle, Indiana, to Ernest and Mary Scroggins;
Whereas, Dr. Scroggins is a graduate of Hanover College
and the Indiana University School of Dentistry;
Whereas, Dr. Scroggins was a self-employed dentist in New
Whereas, In addition to his duties as a dentist, Dr.
Scroggins was a dedicated Republican who served as the
Johnson County Republican Chairman for 21 years;
Whereas, Although he maintained a very busy schedule, Dr.
Scroggins was dedicated to his community as a member of
the Greenwood United Methodist Church, the Spiceland
Masonic Lodge, the Indianapolis Valley of the Scottish Rite,
the Murat Shrine, and Phi Delta Theta fraternity; and
Whereas, Dr. Scroggins touched the lives of countless
people, and his death left a void that will be impossible to
SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly wishes to express
its heartfelt sympathy to members of the family of Dr. Don G.
Scroggins in their time of grief.
SECTION 2. That copies of this resolution be transmitted by the Secretary of the Senate to Dr. Scroggins' wife Doris, daughters Sarah and Susan, and sister Mary Lou Talbott.