David Lee Scoggins, 77, of Birchwood, went home to be with the Lord Sunday evening, Dec. 8, 2013, in a local hospital. A native of Chattanooga, he was a member of Sale Creek Church of God, where he was active in the Sunshine Senior Group. David was a Journeyman Wireman with IBEW Local 175. He was preceded in death by his parents, Chester Lee and Marie Swanson Scoggins; and a son, James "Jimbo" Scoggins. Survivors include his wife, Lorene Scoggins; sons, David Lee Scoggins Jr. and Tommy Scoggins; and a daughter, Brenda Kay (Larry) Gilreath; grandchildren, Jason and Justin Gilreath, Julie Turner and Kristie and Danielle Wilson; great-grandchildren, Johnathan, Jordan and Leah Gilreath, John Brandon Turner, Sarah Hannah, Kailyn Johnson and Lyric Ellis; several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. today, Dec. 11, at the Valley View Chapel. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Valley View Chapel with interment to follow in Chattanooga National Cemetery. Please share your thoughts and condolences at www.chattanoogavalleyviewchapel.com. Arrangements by the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, 7414 Old Lee Highway Chattanooga, TN. 37421.