John Scott, age 73, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in Fort Smith, Arkansas.
John was born on July 28, 1944 in Bradshaw, West Virginia to Chester Scott and Minnie Gillespie Scott. He was married to Linda Sue Hensley Scott for fifty one years. He worked in Tool and Die man as a machinist by profession. John enjoyed John Deere tractors and just tinkering around with things. Most of all he loved his family dearly. He was a loving and kind husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friends to all who knew him.
He is survived by wife, Linda Sue Scott; son, John H. Scott, Jr. and wife Lisa of Pearland, Texas; daughter, Holly Marie Scott-Lee and husband Michael of Jacksonville, Arkansas; grandchildren, Tyler, Lauren, Ian, and Megan; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Chester and Minnie Scott, two brothers, and six sisters.
Mr. Scott was sent for cremation under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.