Mr. Scobee, born in Louisville, Kentucky, was a son of the late Marvin F. and Rachel Scobee. He was a 1956 graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and a veteran of the United States Army.
Mr. Scobee received much joy over the years preparing students, from all walks of life including correctional institutions, for the GED exam. During his career as a teacher, he helped more than 500 students pass the GED exam.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Joleen Scobee of Clarkesville; daughters, Laura Reeves (Keith) of Roswell and Susan Fucito (Michael) of Alpharetta; son, Mark Scobee (Shannon) of Roswell; sister, Ethel McQuady (Louis) of Louisville, Kentucky, seven grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were Saturday, June 21 at 4 p.m. at the Roswell Funeral Home chapel. Interment will be held at a later date at Cave Hill Cemetery in Louisville, Kentucky.
Family askes, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be made in memory of Marvin Scobee to North GeorgiaTechnical College Foundation, P.O. Box 65 Clarkesville, GA 30523. Donations will be used to establish a scholarship for future GED students.
Roswell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The Clayton Tribune, June 26, 2014