The funeral service for Roy James Scaife will be held Friday, March 2, 2012, at 11:00 a.m., at Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, 1811 Ashland Street, Ashland, OR. Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery, Ashland, Ore.
Roy James Scaife, 92, of Ashland, passed away Monday, February 27, 2012, at Linda Vista Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Ashland, Ore.
Mr. Scaife was born February 15, 1920, in Lake Oswego, Ore., to James and Jeanette (Barney) Scaife. In 1939, in Vancouver, Wash., he married the former Lola Marie Clark. They moved to Prospect, Ore., from the Oregon Coast in 1960, and then to Ashland in 1961. They were members of the Faith Tabernacle in Ashland. Roy worked as a machinist and millwright, and worked for 20 years at McGrew Brothers Mill until his retirement.
Survivors include two sons, Ray and Floyd (Mary) Scaife, of Ashland; and grandson, Brad Scaife. He was preceded in death by wife, Lola on December 14, 2011; granddaughter, Britt Scaife in 1996; and three sisters.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Southern Oregon Humane Society, 2910 Table Rock Road, Medford, OR 97501-1518.
Arrangements are by Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home, Ashland, Ore. www.litwillersimonsen.com