John Scott

John Warner Scott, 71, of Union City passed away 11:15 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at The Waters of Union City.
Funeral services were conducted 11 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Rev. Paul Sternisha and the Rev. Glenn Watts officiated. Burial followed in Obion County Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers were Steve Walker, Scott Carter, Steven Scott, Kevin Griffin, Ross Clark, Brooks Scott and Billy Cheatham.
Visitation was held at the funeral home from 5-7 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until the hour of services Saturday.
John was born Nov. 22, 1949, in Union City, son of the late Howard and Louise (Cook) Scott. He married Anna (Walker) Scott July 21, 1974. She survives. John was a retired employee of the former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company. He was a member of First Christian Church in Union City and attended Union City Cumberland Presbyterian Church. John enjoyed fishing and bowling.
He is also survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Angela and David Callens of Union City; one son, Kevin Scott of South Fulton; three grandchildren, Emily Searcy, Gannon Searcy and Hayden Searcy, all of Union City; one sister and brother-in-law, Susan and Larry Carter of Paris; one brother and sister-in-law, Jimmy and Teresa Scott of Sharon; one brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Steve and Donna Walker of Union City; one niece; and several nephews.
He was also preceded in death by one grandson, Andrew Searcy.
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Published 4.20.21

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