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John Scafidi

M, ( - 11 January 1978)
Death*11 January 1978Biloxi, Harrison County, MS, USA 
(Witness) History11 January 1978Scafide, John A. Sr. - October 31, 1979

TULANE STAR SCAFIDE DIES

John A. "Baby Grand" Scafide Sr., a former Tulane University football star who later served 16 years as mayor of Bay St. Louis, MS. died at 4 a.m. Wednesday at Veterans Administration Hospital in Biloxi after a brief illness. He was 68.

Services will be conducted Thursday at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Edmond Fahey Funeral Home in Bay St. Louis. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Bay St. Louis.

Mr. Scafide was mayor of Bay St. Louis from 1953-1969.

He played guard for the Green Wave during the 1930, 1931, and the 1932 seasons, earning a letter each year. Mr. Scafide was a member of the 1932 Rose Bowl team that lost to Southern Cal 21-12.

In 1931 and 1932 he was named to the All Southern Conference team and in 1932 he played in the North-South All Star game.

As a professional Mr. Scafide played tackle during he 1933 season for the Washington Redskins, of the National Football League. He later played and coached for the Buffalo Bills in the old All American Football Conference.

A native of Bay St. Louis, Mr. Scafide was a 1929 graduate of St. Stanislaus High School in Bay St. Louis, where he gained athletic honors before going on to Tulane where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree.

He was a retired member of the Mississippi Public Service Commission and a former member of the Hancock County Port and Harbor Commission.

Mr. Scafide was past president of the Mississippi Municipal Association and a current member of the Gulf Regional Planning Commission. He was a charter member of the Pass Christian Golf Club and the Bay-Waveland Yacht Club. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Bay St. Louis, and a former member of the Bay St. Louis Rotary Club and the Bay St. Louis Chamber of Commerce.

Mr. Scafide, a member of Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church, served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He is survived by his wife, Alice Blaize Scafide of Bay St. Louis; one son John A. Scafide Jr., also of Bay St Louis; one daughter, Mrs. Alice Scafide Kronenberger of Houston, Texas, six sisters, Miss Amelia Scafide, Mrs. Mary Carter, Mrs. Catherine Matherne, and Mrs. Frances Frankiewicz, all of Bay St. Louis; Mrs. Josie Blaize of Port Allen, La; and Mrs. Margie Laguens of New Orleans and six grandchildren.

Source: Times Picayune, 11/01/19781 
ChartsAll known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherAndrew Scafidi (12 Nov 1877 - )
MotherFrancesca Loiacano (?) (1880 - 5 Jul 1942)

Citations

  1. [S107] Hancock County Historical Society, online http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com
Last Edited17 Nov 2012

Joseph G Scafidi1

M
Birth*Palermo, Italy1 
Marriage*Mary/Maria Stella Lodato1 
Burial*1973Gardens of Memory Memorial Park, Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA2 
Family Photo* Witness: Mary/Maria Stella Lodato
ChartsAll known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.

Children of Joseph G Scafidi and Mary/Maria Stella Lodato

Children 1.Mary Irene Scafidi
 2.Bessie Scafidi
 3.Samuel "Sam" Scafidi ( - 6 Sep 2011)
 4.Andrew Scafidi+ (12 Nov 1877 - )
 5.August Joseph Scafidi+ (23 Sep 1913 - 24 Nov 1996)
 6.Anthony J Scafidi (1915 - )
 7.Dominick J Scafidi (1918 - )
 8.Philip Joseph Scafidi+1 (22 Apr 1923 - 23 Apr 1995)

Citations

  1. [S106] Interview, Leslie Frank, 7/20/2011.
  2. [S107] Hancock County Historical Society, online http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com
Last Edited10 Dec 2012

Josie Rosalie Scafidi

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Marriage*1940Leo Paul Blaize Jr; Hancock County, MS, USA; Marriage Record Book A3 Page 181 
ChartsAll known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherAndrew Scafidi (12 Nov 1877 - )
MotherFrancesca Loiacano (?) (1880 - 5 Jul 1942)

Family: Josie Rosalie Scafidi and Leo Paul Blaize Jr

Citations

  1. [S107] Hancock County Historical Society, online http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com
Last Edited1 Nov 2012

Kathleen Scafidi1

F
(Witness) Family Photocirca March 1963Jean Scafidi; Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA 
ChartsAll known Clements related to the Falor family.
All known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherPhilip Joseph Scafidi1 (22 Apr 1923 - 23 Apr 1995)
MotherIrene Jean Clements1

Child of Kathleen Scafidi

Child 1.Justin Boudouin+1 (20 Sep 1979 - )

Citations

  1. [S106] Interview, Leslie Frank, 7/20/2011.
Last Edited31 Jul 2011

Maria Augustina Scafidi1

F
Marriage*4 April 1931Charles Edgar Carter1 
ChartsAll known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherAndrew Scafidi1 (12 Nov 1877 - )
MotherFrancesca Loiacano (?)1 (1880 - 5 Jul 1942)

Family: Maria Augustina Scafidi and Charles Edgar Carter

Citations

  1. [S107] Hancock County Historical Society, online http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com
Last Edited17 Nov 2012

Mary Irene Scafidi

F
Marriage*1940Percy Eugene Kennedy; Hancock County, MS, USA; Marriage Record Book A3 Page 44 
ChartsAll known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherJoseph G Scafidi
MotherMary/Maria Stella Lodato (2 Aug 1887 - )

Family: Mary Irene Scafidi and Percy Eugene Kennedy

Last Edited1 Nov 2012

Philip Joseph Scafidi1

M, (22 April 1923 - 23 April 1995)
Philip Scafidi in his WWII uniform. Image Provided by Leslie Frank, November 2012
Birth*22 April 1923Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA1 
Marriage*17 March 1945Irene Jean Clements; Our Lady of Muswell Church, London, Middlesex, England1
Death*23 April 1995Memorial Hospital at Gulfport, Gulfport, Harrison County, MS, USA1
Burial*23 April 1995Gardens of Memory Memorial Park, Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA1,2 
Family Photo
Family Photocirca 1930 Witness: Samuel "Sam" Scafidi
Family Photo1945Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA
Witness: Dominick J Scafidi
Witness: Samuel "Sam" Scafidi
Witness: Andrew Joseph Scafide
Patent*21 May 1954
ChartsAll known Clements related to the Falor family.
All known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherJoseph G Scafidi1
MotherMary/Maria Stella Lodato (2 Aug 1887 - )

Children of Philip Joseph Scafidi and Irene Jean Clements

Children 1.Jean Scafidi+1
 2.Kathleen Scafidi+1
 3.Shirley Mae Scafidi+1
 4.Anne Marie Scafidi+1

Citations

  1. [S106] Interview, Leslie Frank, 7/20/2011.
  2. [S108] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com
Last Edited6 May 2016

Samuel "Sam" Scafidi

M, ( - 6 September 2011)
Marriage*Barbara (?) 
Death*6 September 2011 
Burial*9 September 2011Gardens of Memory Memorial Park, Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA1 
(Witness) Family Photocirca 1930Philip Joseph Scafidi
(Witness) Family Photo1945Philip Joseph Scafidi; Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA
(Witness) History8 September 2011Obituary of Samuel "Sam" Scafidi

Samuel "Sam" Scafidi, 86, of Bay St. Louis died Tuesday, September 6, 2011 in Bay St. Louis.

He previously served in the U.S. Army and was the owner operator of Evergreen Florist and Garden Center for 31 years.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Bessie Presley and Mary Kennedy; and five brothers, J.C. Scafidi, August Scafidi, Domonic Scafidi, Philip Scafidi, and Tony Scafidi.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Scafidi; a daughter, Susan McCurdy; two granddaughters and three grandsons; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, September 9, 2011 at 12 noon at Our Lady of the Gulf in Bay St. Louis where friends may visit from 10:00 a.m. until the service.

Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory in Bay St. Louis.

Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Home, 15th Street, Gulfport is in charge of arrangements.

The Sun Herald on September 8, 20111 
ChartsAll known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherJoseph G Scafidi
MotherMary/Maria Stella Lodato (2 Aug 1887 - )

Family: Samuel "Sam" Scafidi and Barbara (?)

Citations

  1. [S108] Find a Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com
Last Edited18 Nov 2012

Sebastian Scafidi1

M
ChartsAll known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherAndrew Scafidi1 (12 Nov 1877 - )
MotherFrancesca Loiacano (?)1 (1880 - 5 Jul 1942)

Citations

  1. [S107] Hancock County Historical Society, online http://www.hancockcountyhistoricalsociety.com
Last Edited17 Nov 2012

Shirley Mae Scafidi1

F
Marriage*6 July 1968John Edward Necaise; Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA1 
(Witness) Family Photocirca March 1963Jean Scafidi; Bay Saint Louis, Hancock County, MS, USA 
ChartsAll known Clements related to the Falor family.
All known Scafidi's related to the Falor family.
FatherPhilip Joseph Scafidi1 (22 Apr 1923 - 23 Apr 1995)
MotherIrene Jean Clements1

Children of Shirley Mae Scafidi and John Edward Necaise

Children 1.John Phillip Necaise+1
 2.Scott Necaise+1
 3.Rusty Necaise+1

Citations

  1. [S106] Interview, Leslie Frank, 7/20/2011.
Last Edited3 Jun 2012
 

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