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Aubrey Gayle Ligon / April 07, 2011
Aubrey Gayle “Doc” Ligon, 71, of 1067 McDonald Road, Scottsburg died Sunday, April 3, 2011 at Halifax Regional Hospital. He was born in Halifax County on Nov. 3, 1939, a son of the late H.E. Ligon and Gracie Watts Ligon. He was married to Dolly Maxine Neal Ligon and was a member of Scottsburg United Methodist Church.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by four step-children, Mark Hoke and wife Susan of Laurel, Md., Sheryl Sandacz of Edgewater, Md., Henry Hoke Jr. and wife Kristy of Laurel, and Audra Rhoades and husband Carl of Buffalo Junction; five step-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Alfred Ligon and Jeanette and Billy Ligon and wife Margaret of Scottsburg; one sister, Corine Throckmorton and husband James of Barboursville; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by two sons, Gary and Thomas Ligon, five brothers, Edward Ligon, Marvin Ligon, Sr., Vivian Ligon, Oscar Ligon and Johny Ligon and one sister, Frances L. Walker.

A funeral was held Wednesday at Scottsburg United Methodist Church with Rev. Jason Murray and Rev. Douglas R. Sasser Jr. officiating. Burial followed in Oakland Cemetery.

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