Myrtle K. Scott, 84, died Friday, May 16, 2008 at the Johnson City Medical Center. Mrs. Scott was a native of Cocke County and had lived most of her life in Johnson City. She was a daughter of the late David Crockett Keller and Chipty Moore Keller. One son, Lawrence Scott Jr, one sister, Erie Hinkle and five brothers preceded Mrs. Scott in death. She was a retired textile worker. Mrs. Scott was of the Christian faith. Survivors include five daughters, Sharon Elliot, Johnson City, Rita Witmer, Orrville, Ohio, Susan Sheets, Jonesborough, Judy Jones, Johnson City and Kathy Scott, Johnson City; three sons, Tommy Scott, Hendersonville, Tenn., Robert Scott, Johnson City and Johnny Scott, Johnson City; one sister, Agnes Jones, Johnson City; twenty two grandchildren, twenty three great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. A graveside funeral service for Mrs. Scott will be held at 1PM Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at Sheets Cemetery. Reverend Lenny Smith will officiate. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the cemetery at 12:45 PM. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends. The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Monday at the funeral home

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  1. Anonymous says:

    Mr. Tom Scott, Sorry we was not able to be there for you but my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family doing this difficult time. May God Bless You And Your Family. Mr. Thomas & Diana Weakley

  2. Anonymous says:

    Kathy, Judy, Tommy, Bobby and Johnny, Rita, Sharon and Susan, I’m so sorry to hear about your mother passing on. My sister called me to let me know. Please know that I am thinking about you and you are all in my prayers. Patti

  3. Anonymous says:

    Tom, Sorry for the lost of your mother my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the memory of your mother bring you peace. Your co worker Lisa Brown

  4. Anonymous says:

    Jerry and I are so sorry we were not able to be with you folks in your time of sorrow.We just not see the notice in time to be with you last night.It has been a long time since I had seen aunt Myrt but the picture here is just the way I remember her. We are thinking of you. Peanut and Jerry

  5. Anonymous says:

    We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother.You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

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