We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Norris - New Funeral Home
Mr. Roger Phillip Scott of Albany, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, June 17, 2021, at UK Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky, having attained the age of 73 years, 6 months, and 1 day. He was born in Cumberland County, Kentucky on Tuesday, December 16, 1947, the son of Carmon and Ocie (Groce) Scott. He was of Church of Christ faith, a member of Ashlock Church of Christ, and a supervisor in the concrete industry and contractor for Tri-County Electric.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Wanda (Ashlock) Scott, whom he wed May 10, 1969, daughter, Christie Groce, brothers, Ray Scott, Richard Scott, Ronnie Scott, sister-in-law, Vonda Wheeler.
He is survived by his son, Kevin Scott of Albany, Kentucky, son-in-law, Alan Groce of Albany, Kentucky, brothers-in-law, Richard (Donita) Ashlock of Celina, Tennessee, Donald Ashlock of Livingston, Tennessee, sister-in-law, Sharon Cox of Hilham, Tennessee, special friend and caregiver, Christie McIntyre of Albany, Kentucky, grandchildren, Kirsten Groce, Katie Groce, great-grandsons, Jameson Stearns, Ryan Stearns, nieces and nephews, Dylan Ashlock, Demetria Ashlock, Desiree Ashlock, Tara and Deric Anderson, Tea and Stephen Arms, Toshia and Benji Bailey, Jake Wheeler, Josh Wheeler, and cousins, Eunice Flowers, and Welby Groce.
The funeral service was conducted on Sunday, June 20, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. in The Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home with Bro. Benji Bailey officiating. Burialwas in the Ashlock Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky. In lieu of flowers, contributions appreciated to the Ashlock Cemetery in memory of Mr. Roger Scott (c/o Toshia Bailey, 4446 Gainesboro Hwy, Celina, Tennessee 38551).
Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky was honored to be in charge of all the arrangements.