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Donald Scaggs, former professor emeritus of drawing, painting and printmaking

Donald Jerry Scaggs, 77, former professor emeritus of drawing, painting and printmaking, died April 29 in Denton. Donald Scaggs

After teaching in Indiana and Pennsylvania, he came to UNT in 1968 teaching drawing, painting and printmaking for 32 years until his retirement in 2000. His prints and paintings are included in numerous public and private collections.

He served in the United States Navy for four years until 1962 where he was honorably discharged. He went to school and received his bachelor’s degree in art education from Indiana University in 1963. Scaggs then attended Purdue University graduating with a master’s in drawing and painting in1967.

He is survived by his wife, Theresa, two sons, one step-son and step-daughter, three grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

A memorial mass will be held Friday, May 6, at 10 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 2255 N. Bonnie Brae Street, in Denton.

Donations can be made the Cancer Society in his honor. Online condolences may be made at

-Jordan Ottaway, student assistant, University Relations, Communications and Marketing

Posted on: Fri 06 May 2016

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