Rev. John Mitchell officiated at the services. Burial followed in the cemetery.
Mr. Scott died on Friday, October 1, 2004, at 12:19 a.m., at the VA Hospital in Birmingham, Ala., following a short illness.
Mr. Scott was born on February 12, 1938, in Logan County. He was the son of the late John H. and Genie Richey Scott.
Mr. Scott was a U.S. Navy Veteran; member of the American Legion; retired from CSX Railroad; and was of the Baptist Faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, George Scott, Guy Scott, and Robert Scott; and two sisters, Burton Foster and Carolyn Grider.
Survivors include two sons, Jeffrey Wayne Scott of Eddyville, and Ryan Andrew Scott of Birmingham, Ala.; a daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Bobby Cunningham of Cadiz; a brother, Charles Scott of Brookeville, Ohio; two sisters, Jean Ballard of Franklin, and Martha Eddings of Elkton; three grandchildren, Chris Scott, Cory Scott, and Cayla Duncan, all of Cadiz; two step-grandchildren, Casey Cunningham and Jennifer Hull, both of Elkton; and three step-great-grandchildren, Weston Hull, Maeson Hull, and London Hull, all of Elkton.
Serving as pallbearers were David Eddings, Casey Cunningham, Terry Scott, Alan Grider, Chris Scott, and Bobby Crump.