Funeral services for Mr. Mitchell Scott, 79,   of   Gainesboro,
TN, will be held at 2 P.M.  on  Saturday,  January  16,  2016,  at
Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral Home  in  Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Byers Cemetery in the Center  Grove
community of Jackson County, TN.

  The family will receive friends  on  Friday  from  3  P.M.  to  8
P.M., and on Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

  He  passed  away  on  Wednesday, January 13, 2016, at his
residence.

  He was born August 27, 1936, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Dallas Scott and Roslie Scott. On December 13, 1991,    he
was married to Barbara Scott, who survives.  He was a furniture
factory worker, and a member of the Center  Grove  Church  of
Christ. He loved to rabbit hunt and coon hunt,  watch  westerns,
and listen to bluegrass music.

  In addition to his parents, he  was  preceded  in  death  by  6
Brothers: Elvis, Alvis, Fred, Buddy, Dallas, Jr.,  and  Gary Scott;
and 1 Step-Daughter: Freda Maxwell.

  Survivors include his Wife: Barbara Scott of Gainesboro, TN;
2   Daughters:     Sherry (Walter) Arms  of  Carthage,  TN,   and
Michelle (Ben) Leonard  of  the Gladdice community of  Jackson
County,   TN;    1     Step-Son:    Terry  Loftis  of  Atlanta, GA; 1
Step-Daughter:    Donna    (Jeff)    Mathis   of   Baxter,    TN;   3
Grandchildren:   Anna Brooke Leonard,   Natalie Leonard,   and
Jada Arms; 5  Step-Grandchildren: Holly Chaffin, Trent Maxwell,
Zachary (Ashley)  Brazle,   Justin Loftis,   and   Tyler   (Lindsey)
Loftis;  7 Step Great Grandchildren;  3  Sisters:  Hazel Wall  of  
Nashville,  TN,  Helen Vanoy of Elizabethtown, KY,  and  
Katherine (Jimmy) Stafford of Cookeville,  TN;  and  Buster  the  
German  Shepherd.   Several nieces, nephews, other relatives,
and friends also survive.

  Bro. Randy Bybee   and   Bro. Bill Coe  will  officiate   at   the
services.

  Memorial donations  may  be  made  to  the  Jackson - Smith
County Youth Camp by contacting the funeral home.
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