Mildred Maryann Scribner

August 1, 1922November 5, 2018

Mildred M. Scribner age 96 of Albion passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at her home. She was born August 1, 1922 in Irwinville, GA the daughter of Nelson and Pauline (Sumner) Cleghorn. Mildred grew up on a farm in southern Georgia and had many fond memories of her childhood. She met her late husband, Frederick Scribner, while she was attending nursing school and he was serving in the Army during WWII at Camp Wheeler in Macon, GA. They married on January 12, 1945 and they made their home in Albion. He preceded her in death on June 1, 2005 after 65 years of marriage. Mildred is also preceded in death by her parents and siblings: Henry, Irene, Johnie, Milton and Calvin. Mildred was a strong-willed, hard-working woman who worked as a Registered Nurse in obstetrics at Sheldon Memorial Hospital in Albion, spent some time working at Health Services for Albion College and also worked for Marshall Manor in Marshall until her retirement. She was a member of the Entre Nous Club in Albion and also a member of the Albion Business and Professional Women Club receiving her 72 year membership award recently. She also was a wonderful cook, cooking up wonderful southern dishes and she enjoyed gardening as well. Mildred leaves to cherish her memory 2 sons, Karl (Vicki) Scribner of Vermontville, MI and Kenneth Scribner of St. Clair Shores, MI; grandchildren: Bryan, Kenneth, Aaron, Kelly, Lyndsay; great-grandchildren: Erica, Violet, Gideon, Savannah, Addison. According to Mildred’s wishes, cremation has taken place and her family will celebrate her life with a private service at a later date. The family is being served by J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, Albion. Memorial contributions may be made to the Friends of the Albion Library. The family would like to extend special gratitude to Anna Merritt and the Staff at Anna’s House of Flowers for their care, concern, love and friendship over the past several years. To leave online messages of condolence, please visit


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Anna Merritt

November 28, 2018

Mildred will be missed by myself and my staff at the flower shop. She always said what she thought and her hugs were soft and warm. She always supported any thing we did and always was proud of us in the community. To her sons our thoughts and prayers go out to you. She was a great proud of her...... God bless, Anna Merritt and staff ... Anna,s house of flowers

Dolores Manthei

November 6, 2018

Mildred will be missed by all that knew her. Mildred was always very dedicated to what ever
she belonged to. We was friends for a long time,
My prayers are with her family.

Dolores Manthei