Mr. Billy Wayne Scott, age 90, of Rome, Georgia formerly of Boaz, passed away on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at his residence.
Mr. Scott was born in Etowah County, Alabama on April 20, 1928, son of the late Fredrick Scott and the late Pluma Smith Scott. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Sarah Stiefel Scott and by a brother, Ted Scott. Mr. Scott was a veteran of the U. S. Army serving during the Korean War. He was a member of the Smith Chapel Methodist Church and was a Mason. Mr. Scott was very active in his church and was a longtime Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts of America.
Survivors include two daughters, Susan Ayers (Skip) Rome, GA, and Sharon Griess (Dan) Apsion, TN; a son, Alan Wayne Scott (Barbara), Madill, OK; grandchildren, Taylor and Tyler Griess, Ben Ayers (Jessi), Andrew Ayers, Cassie McCullars (Logan), and Carley Woods; great granddaughter, Addison Grace McCullars; a brother, Keith Scott, Sardis, AL; a sister Boe Collins, Nashville, TN; nieces and nephews.
Privates graveside services will be held at Smith’s Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Jerry Brooks will officiate.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, Rome, Georgia, has charge of the arrangements.