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Walter Logan (Corky) Scott III, Taylor Co., KY (1938-2011)

Walter Logan "Corky" Scott was a highly respected citizen of Taylor County, and prominent member of the Campbellsville business community. He was the owner and operator of Scott's Ladies Apparel, a Main Street establishment he had worked in for 58 years. He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Campbellsville, KY, attended Campbellsville College, and was a graduate of the University of Kentucky

Walter Logan "Corky" Scott III, 72, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 2:56amET,, Sunday May 29, 2011 in Lexington, KY.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Ron Young and Bro. Ed Loy. Burial will be in the Brookside Cemetery. Visitation will be 6pm-8pmET/5pm-7pmCT, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Richard Benningfield, Allen Burress, Bill Chandler, Henry Ford, David Howell, and Don Metzmeier.

Walter Logan (Corky) Scott III, Taylor Co., KY (1938-2011)

Walter Logan "Corky" Scott III was the son of the late Walter Logan Scott Jr. and Mildred Cole Scott Dohoney. He was born Friday, July 8, 1938 in Taylor Co., KY. He died in Lexington, Fayette Co., KY, at the age of 72 years, 10 months, and 21 days.

He professed faith in Christ and was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

He attended Campbellsville College and was a graduate of Western Kentucky University.

He was the current owner and operator of Scott's Ladies Apparel having worked in the store for some 58 years.

He united in marriage to Janet Nelson September 22, 1969.

Besides his wife, Janet Scott of Campbellsville, KY, he is survived by the following:
  • One son: Mark Logan Scott, Campbellsville, KY

  • One granddaughter, Breanna Hope Scott of Campbellsville, KY

  • One brother and one sister: Ben Cole Scott and wife Jacki Wethington Scott of Lexington, KY, and Martha Jo Scott Kight and husband Harry Kight of Aiken, SC

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Leigh Allison Scott in infancy.

Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to the First United Methodist Church or Hospice of Central Kentucky and may be made at the funeral home.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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