OBITUARY: John Fay Scott


Mr. John Fay Scott, age 72 of Lebanon and Murfreesboro passed away on January 15, 2023, at American House.

Born August 19, 1950, he was the son of the late John Fay Scott and Rose Nell Carmack Scott.

He retired from Bridgestone in Lavergne with twenty years of service and the Army National Guard 269th Murfreesboro with the rank of Master Sergeant E-8 with twenty years of service. He was a member of Beckwith Missionary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by three brothers: Charles Carmack, Edward, and Billy Scott; three sisters: Bessie and Virginia Scott and Dortha Williams.

Survivors include his wife, Kathy Goolsby Robinson Scott; three children: Amy (Rod) Deberry, Ryan (Maria) Scott, Chad Scott; step-daughter, Tina (Anthony) Driver; seven grandchildren: Will and Matthew Deberry, Ben, Penelope and Hudson Scott, Alec and Mason Scott; two brothers: Elmer (Diane) Scott, George (Donna) Scott; sister, Thelma Rogers.

Family and friends will assemble for graveside services with full military honors on Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at 11 a.m. at the Conatser Cemetery on Berea Church Rd., Lebanon, with Eld. Danny Tomlinson officiating.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME, in charge of arrangements.


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