Perry Wade Scott, 68, of the Gray Gap Road in Cumberland County, Kentucky, passed away on Wednesday morning, March 4, 2015 at his home. He was born in Barren County, Kentucky on Monday, July 15, 1946 the son of the late Perry Branston and Geneva Eunice Thrasher Scott. He was a member of Missionary Baptist Church, a U. S. Air Force Veteran, was employed as a Millwright Supervisor for Stephens Manufacturing and loved Harley Davidson motorcycles. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Perry Dean “P.D.” Scott, his father-in-law, Felma “Jiggs” Groce, his grandparents, Nonnie and Daisy Anderson Thrasher and Gordie and Lura Hickey Scott.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Scott, his mother-in-law, Ada Adams, special friend, Margo Gibson, his brother-in-law, Danny (and Derronia) Groce, all of Burkesville, his sister-in-law, Peggy Swartz of Scottsville, his aunt, Carmelita (and Ted) Smith of Burkesville, his very special “god great-granddaughter,” Callie Decker, and several cousins and a host of friends.
Memorial services will be announced at a later date.
Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky is honored to be in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at www.norris-new.com.