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Adele Barney - October 15, 2019
Samuel Marley - October 12, 2019
Stephanie Swinney - October 10, 2019
Bill Stanton - October 10, 2019
Clara Asher - October 09, 2019
Sondra Kay Moss - October 08, 2019
Donald Ennis - October 06, 2019
Micheal Anthony Meis - October 05, 2019
Gilbert Amaro - September 28, 2019
Infant Nagireddy - September 26, 2019
Dr. Sivert David Eric Rafter - September 24, 2019
Amelia Diane McDermott - September 24, 2019
Linda Evelyn Bishop - September 24, 2019
Joyce Stanphill - September 23, 2019
Leon Wallace Abbott III - September 23, 2019
Carl Lester Head - September 19, 2019
Monty Ray Holt - September 15, 2019
Ruth Scott - September 14, 2019
Margaret Rose Tallent - September 10, 2019
Lenora N Pierson - September 08, 2019
Betty J Ramsey - September 06, 2019
Wanda Cruse - September 05, 2019
Bobby Monroe Smith - September 05, 2019
Juanita Clark - September 04, 2019
Sharon Kobera - September 03, 2019
Kenneth Allen - September 03, 2019
Margo Boldman - September 02, 2019
Rebecca S Hicks - September 01, 2019
Peggy J Davidson - August 27, 2019
Katherine Thi Huynh - June 21, 2019

Memorial for Ruth Scott

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Viewing
9:00 AM Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
Benton County Memorial Park Funeral Home
Funeral
10:00 AM Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
Benton County Memorial Park Funeral Home
Graveside
2:00 PM Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
Newton Burial Park Nevada, Missouri
Mrs. Ruth Scott, 88, passed away on Saturday, September 14 after declining health with complications from dementia. At the time of her death, she was a resident of the Innisfree Nursing and Rehab Center in Rogers. Mrs. Scott lived in the Bentonville area for the past eight years after moving from Ozark, MO. Mrs. Scott and twin brother Ross were born on March 4, 1931 in Wichita, KS, to Guy William and Gretchen Horchem Ingraham. Ross passed away during infancy. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ocie Scott, her parents, her brother Ross and her daughter Linda Hicks. Survivors include her son, Jim Hicks and wife Patty of Warrensburg, MO, her daughter, Sharon Weber and husband Earl of Bentonville, her sister Flo Eckeberger and husband Dale of Eustace, Texas. Mrs. Scott leaves behind five grandchildren James Hicks and wife Stefanie of Odessa, MO, Travis Hicks of Kansas City, MO, Coy Hicks of Warrensburg, Cheryl Sluyter and husband Aaron of Bentonville, AR, and Christina Sluyter and husband Charles, also of Bentonville. She had 17 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Scott loved to read and Louis L’Amour was her favorite. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinal fan and was happy to talk Mark McGwire and show off her memorabilia. She volunteered at the Benton County Historical Society and the Bentonville Church of Christ, where she attended as long as her health permitted. Prior to moving to Bentonville, she was a very proud volunteer firefighter with the Brixey ,MO, Volunteer Fire Department. She loved to tell stories of turning on the sirens as the fire truck drove down the road. As a non-traditional student, Mrs. Scott graduated from Southwest Missouri State University and taught grade school for a brief period of time. Visitation for Mrs. Scott will be 9:00 am to 10:00 am, Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Benton County Memorial Park Funeral Home, Service will begin at 10:00 am in the chapel with Walton Hooks officiating. Graveside service will be held 2:00pm, Tuesday September 17, 2019, at Newton Burial Park Cemetery in Nevada, Missouri, 311 West Highland Ave. Nevada Missouri 64772. Arrangements by Benton County Memorial Park Funeral Home, Rogers, Arkansas.