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Lloyd Wesley Scott

Lloyd Wesley Scott, 86, of Kenton died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Johnson-Williams Funeral Home. Officiating this service will be Brother Sean Sullivan. Interment will follow Fairview Cemetery in Newbern.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Steve Dodds, Brandon Dodds, James Paul Medlin, Mark Tyler, Dr. Rob Jordan and Jerry Pierce. Honorary pallbearer will be Harold Banks.
He was born Wednesday, Aug. 9, 1933, in Newbern, the son of the late Neely F. Scott and the late Bertha M. Willis Scott. He was retired from the U.S. Air Force with the rank of staff sergeant after serving his country for 20 years.
After his retirement, he worked for Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Union City and was the owner of Scott’s Bike Shop. He was a member of Main Street Church of Christ in Newbern and the American Legion in Tiptonville.
He is survived by one son, Donald R. Scott (Sheila) of Martin; one daughter, Patricia A. “Trish” Scott of Kenton; two sisters, Sharon Ricketts (Paul) of Dresden and Jan Vinson of Lakeland; and one granddaughter, Kait Scott of Martin; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Leona Scott; his eldest son, Lloyd Scott Jr.; two brothers, Buddy and Roy and three sisters, Floy, Faye and Mary.
Online condolences may be made to the family at

Published 8.12.19

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