He was a veteran of the United States Army and was retired from National Cash Register where he worked as a field engineer. Mr. Scillion was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church.
He was born Friday, March 8, 1935 in Marshall County. He was the son of the late Arthur Scillion and the late Alva (Newton) Scillion.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Maxine (McGregor) Scillion of Symsonia; son, Kevin Scillion, his wife Lesa of Rives, Tennessee, daughter, Jennifer Jordan of Symsonia; and two grandchildren, Brett and MiKayla Scillion of Rives, Tennessee.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, and two sisters.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 10 at Collier Funeral Chapel. Bro. Joel Frizzell and Bro. Gary Frizzell officiated. Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery, Benton.
Online condolences may be given at www.collierfuneralhome.com.