John Russell Scott, 57, of Evening Shade died Jan. 17, 2002, at his home.
Born Sept. 24, 1944, in Forrest City, he was the son of John William and Pauline Goad Scott. He worked in the water treatment department at Town-send in Bateville.
Survivors include his special friend, Shirley Townsend of Cave City; four sons -- Don Scott, John Scott and Frankie Scott, all of Hughes, and Josh Scott of Cave City; a stepdaughter, Rachel Townsend of Cave City; his mother, Pauline Parker of Gilmer, Texas; two brothers -- Lester Scott of West Memphis, and Herschell Scott of Arizona; two sisters -- Billie Underwood of Widener, and Shirley Paulette Scott of Florida; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was Jan. 20 at Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Gary Wallace officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.