Joseph A. Scott, age 87, of Velma Drive, passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019 at his home of natural causes. Funeral Services will be 10:00 AM Friday, May 24, 2019 at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home with burial to follow in Riverside Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM, Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home.
Mr. Scott was born February 7, 1932 in Hopkinsville, KY the son of the late Willie and Mary Kate Gentry Scott. Joseph retired from the Christian County Road Department. He also owned Scott’s Rock Company. He was a member of Pleasant Green Church. His wife, Margie Nell Cheatham Scott and eleven brothers and sisters also preceded his in death.
Survivors include his son, Allen Scott and wife, Shelly of Texas, and Michael Scott and wife, Debbie of Hopkinsville; his daughters, Debbie Francis of Hopkinsville, JoAnn Harrison of Hopkinsville, and Jennifer Sikora and husband, Steven of Calvert City; thirteen grandchildren, seventeen great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.