The Rev. Bro. Jerry Scott officiated at the services. Burial followed in Murray Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Scott died at 2:40 p.m. Friday, December 18, 2009 at his home in Murray.
Mr. Scott was born August 22, 1922 in Trigg County. He was the son of the late Alvin and Tempie Dixon Scott.
Mr. Scott retired from Carghill Corp. (American Maize) in Hammond, Ind., on September 1, 1984. He was a WWII Army Veteran, a member of Hardin Barkley Masonic Lodge #567 and a member of the First Baptist Church in Hammond, Ind. He attended Eastwood Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Ava Nell Ahart, and four brothers, Wilson Scott, Willie Scott, Earl Scott and Tom Scott.
Survivors include his wife, Virginia Lorene Scott of Murray; one daughter and son-in-law, Sharon Marie Colee and Larry of DeMotte, Ind.; one son, Bro. Jerry Scott and wife Debbie of Quilan, Texas; three sisters, Virginia Chandler of Murray, Nella Cothran of Brook, Ind., and Dixie Peeler of Murray; three grandsons, Jason Harrison Hubbard and wife Erica of Eddyville, Jeffrey Vernon Hubbard and wife Sarah of Demotte, Ind., and Luke Justin Scott; and two great-grandsons, Michael Harrison Hubbard and Vincent Thoren Hubbard.