Obituary

James Scott

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PIQUA — James L. Scott, 76, of Piqua, went to be with the Lord at 5:38 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Troy.

He was born April 2, 1938, in Ransom, Kentucky, to the late Jonah and Georgia A. (Sullivan) Scott. He married Nancy L. Boyd on Oct. 28, 1961, in Matewan, West Virginia; she preceded him in death on May 24, 2003.

Survivors include two sons, James R. (Tina) Scott, of Covington, and Jarrod R. Scott, of Troy; a daughter, Joy L. (Bill Plunkett) Magnuson, of Troy; five grandchildren, Anastasia Myers, Kory Magnuson, Kendra Magnuson, Kiel Scott, Kobe Scott; a great-granddaughter Annaleigh Scott; a brother Lonnie (Rosalie) Scott, of Piqua; four sisters, Rita (Bill) Carter, of Houston, Loretta (Larry) Haynes, of Piqua, Karoline (Floyd) Canada, of Pikeville, Kentucky, Nyda Scott, of Piqua; a sister-in-law, Donna Scott; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Billy Scott.

Mr. Scott was a 1956 graduate of Belfry High School of Belfry, Kentucky, and worked as a welder most of his life at the former Aerovent Fan Company and Hobart Brothers. He attended the Freewill Baptist Church. He was a proficient mechanic having enjoyed working on automobiles.

A service to honor his life will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home with the Rev. Dennie Cantrell officiating. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington.

Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, Inc., P. O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373.

Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.


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Published in Sidney Daily News from Oct. 29 to Oct. 30, 2014