CUMBERLAND GAP, Tenn. — Virgil Lee Scott Sr. age 77 of Cumberland Gap, formerly of Independence KY passed away April 26 at his home. He was born Jan 10, 1937 to the late Leonard & Polly Pace Scott. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by Son- Virgil Lee Scott Jr., Brothers- Steve, Elijah, Harvey, & Amos and Sister- Marie Goins. He attended The Church of God Mountain Assembly in Middlesboro, was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Covington KY and loved gardening & landscaping. He served in the Air Force and was a Veteran of the Korean War.
Survivors include: Wife- Anna Scott of Cumberland Gap, Son- Gary Lee (& Terri) of Florence KY, Daughters- Sandra Scott of Florence & Michele (& Doug) Schawe of Corinth KY, Teresa (& Kenneth) Warner of Florence, Brothers- Clyde Scott of Huntly VA, James Scott of Spotsylvania VA & David Scott of Suffolk VA, Sisters- Zelma Goins of Waynesboro PA, Thelma Scott of Rose Hill VA, Naomi Clarke of Alexandria VA and a host of nieces & nephews family & friends.
Funeral Services 2 PM Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home & Valley Chapel with Rev. Michael Padgett officiating. Visitation 12-2. Burial with Military Honors Friday afternoon in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North, Williamstown, KY. Arrangements by Reece Funeral Home 869-3651 or www.reecefh.com