Robert "Bob" Scott

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Robert "Bob" Scott, 80 of Rector passed from this life on Monday, August 12, 2013, at the Rector Nursing and Rehab. He was born on May 18, 1933, in Pollard to the late Bill and Carolina (Householder) Scott. Bob was united in marriage to Wilma Jean (Bradshaw) Scott on July 21, 1951, in Piggott. He was of the Baptist belief and enjoyed working in his garden and working with his goats.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Frank Scott and Billy Scott; two sisters, June Stephenson and Anna Mae Adams and one great-grand child, Christian Lawrence.

He is survived by his loving wife, Wilma Jean Scott; one son, Hoss Scott and wife Tammy of Rector; one daughter, Rita Lawrence and husband Ken of Rector; one brother, John Scott of Rector; four sisters, Rose Champion, Bettie Lipps, Sally Troy and Judy Williamson; five grandchildren, Ashley Jones and husband Carl, Hannah Scott, Ryan Lawrence and wife Dixie, Autumn Benson and husband Donald and Amber Main and husband Mark; four great-grandchildren, Samantha Main, Jacob Main, Elizabeth Benson and Barrett Lawrence, along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday August 14, 2013, at the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Rector. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 15, 2013, at the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Rector. Interment will follow the service at Woodland Heights Cemetery.

Those who wish may send condolences to the family by signing the online guest book at www.irbyfuneralhome.com