Mrs. Barbara Ann Scott

  • Born: January 23, 1942
  • Died: September 14, 2021
  • Location: Murray, Kentucky

J. H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071
Tel. (270) 753-2411

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mrs. Barbara Ann Scott, age 79, of Murray, Kentucky died on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, at Lakeway Nursing and Rehab in Benton, Kentucky.

Mrs. Scott was born in Detroit, Michigan on January 23, 1942, to the late Samuel C. Scott and Ethel (Collins) Scott. Mrs. Scott was a retired nurse and a member of the Independence United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents Mrs. Scott was preceded in death by her husband, James Lee Scott; they married on January 26, 1957, in Corinth, Mississippi; two sisters, Dorothy Wyatt and Velvaleen Burkeen; and by three brothers, Howard Scott, Larry Scott and Donald Scott.

Mrs. Scott is survived by three sons, Randal Scott and wife Tonya of Hardin, Kentucky, Roger Scott and wife Marianne of Almo, Kentucky and Chris Scott and wife Kim of Murray, Kentucky; five grandchildren, Adam Scott and wife Whitney of Murray, Kentucky, Sara Scott of Murray, Kentucky, Emily Wilkins and husband Kalub of Whitehouse, Tennessee, Kristen Scott of Murray, Kentucky, and Stacey Brewer of Hardin, Kentucky; seven great – grandchildren, Aaliyah Catlett, Sabree Ballard, Layna Scott, Nora Scott, Ryder Scott, Levi Scott and Fiona Scott; as well as several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Rev. Kendrick Lewis and Rev. Richard Burkeen officiating. Burial will follow in the Murray Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Independence United Methodist Church, c/o Pam Collins, 267 Meadow Circle, Murray, Kentucky 42071.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

Chris, You & your family are in our thoughts today as you bury your precious mother. What a wonderful family she leaves to carry on her legacy of goodness. May God bless all of you with precious memories. Sorry we can not be there due to health reasons. Sending love & prayers. Marjorie & Hayes Grady

Posted by Marjorie & Hayes Grady - Murray, KY - Family Friend   September 19, 2021

I am so sorry for your loss. She was one of the sweetest people I have ever met. She treated me like family. I know that you will
miss her. You are all in my prayers

Posted by Debby Runnels - Vicksburg, MS - Friend   September 19, 2021

Mom & I are truly heartbroken to hear that Barbara has passed away. The whole 11-7 crew at MCCH had such an extraordinary impact on my family. What a beautiful person your Mom was. I'm so very sorry. Shonna Noonan & Joanne Noonan Crowell

Posted by Shonna Noonan - Murray, KY - Family Friend   September 19, 2021

Thinking of you all today, bless your hearts--

Posted by Diane and the girls at Sydney's Gifts & Florist - Benton, KY - Friend   September 18, 2021

You all will be in my thoughts and prayers.Barbara was like a big sister to me growing up

Posted by Linda Turner - Murray, KY - Family Friend   September 17, 2021

I hate to hear if Barbara's passing. I was her pastor during the first 5 years of my ministry, and she was always an inspiration. Prayers for all of her family and friends.

Posted by David Stewart    September 16, 2021

So sorry to hear about Barbara. She was the sweetest lady. God received one of his angels when MS Barbara passed. We have known her for years and years and she was always the sweetest, and kind. And she loved her family and was so proud of them. Marty and Lori Duncan.

Posted by Lori Duncan - Murray, KY - Friend   September 16, 2021

"Chris words cannot express how sorry I am about the passing of Barbara. She was one of a kind and I will truly miss her! I wish I could be there in person, but know that each and everyone of you are most certainly in our thoughts and prayers."

Posted by Jeff and Monique Holmes - Elizabethtown, KY - Family Friend   September 16, 2021

Deepest sympathy to all the family. Barbara was a very sweet lady. You are in our thoughts and prayers

Posted by Jimmy & Peggy Greer - Murray, KY - Friend   September 16, 2021

Randall and family, we extend our condolences to all of your family from Murray Star #433, Order of the Eastern Star.

Posted by Lynn Watson - Murray, KY - Friend   September 15, 2021

Another angel came into the presence of Jesus. No more sorrow, no more pain. Sweet Barbara will be missed by those left behind but if we receive Jesus as our Lord and Savior we can be assured of seeing her in heaven. Prayers for her loved ones for peace and comfort. Love to all, Judi Comstock

Posted by Judi Comstock - Murray, KY - Family Friend   September 15, 2021


sympathy and condolences to each of you.

Posted by Kim Perkins Kelley - PALM BAY, FL - Neighbor   September 15, 2021

We are so very sorry for your loss. Barbara was a sweet lady and will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Posted by Flenoy and Loretta Barrow - Murray, KY - Friend   September 15, 2021

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