Obituary: Edward Louie Scarborough Obituary 2024

Edward Louie Scarborough Obituary

Obituary for Edward Louie Scarborough

Edward Louie Scarborough, affectionately known as “Special Ed,” “Fast Eddie,” “Big Ed,” “Grandaddy,” and “Dad,” passed away peacefully on May 10, 2024, at UAB Hospital. He was 66 years old and surrounded by his loving family.

Personal Life

  • Born to Julia and Thomas Reid Scarborough
  • Married to Terri Goodwin Scarborough for 26 years
  • Father to Rheana Scarborough Thornton, Nohealani Naehu Campbell, and Kanoa Naehu Craven
  • Grandfather to Norwood Charles Thornton IV (Woods)
  • Brother to Tommy Scarborough, Dianne Scarborough, and Sheila Scarborough

Passions and Interests

  • Earth Leveling Service
  • Motorcycles
  • Snow skiing
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Red Rocks
  • RV’ing
  • Concerts
  • Mexican Food
  • Mexico Missions with SendMe Refuge


Ed Scarborough was a larger-than-life personality who never met a stranger. He lit up every room he entered with his infectious laugh and positive attitude. He lived life to the fullest and had a passion for adventure and new experiences.

He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and the many lives he touched. His legacy will live on through his family, the memories he created, and the impact he had on his community.

In Lieu of Flowers

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to SendMe Refuge, an organization dedicated to providing shelter and support to homeless families.

Ed Scarborough will forever be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend. His spirit will continue to inspire and bring joy to all who knew him.