January 2, 2014

Ewell “Duke” Scott

Staff Writer

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Ewell “Duke” Scott, 65, of London, Ky., passed away on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013 at UK Hospital in Lexington. 

He leaves behind three children, David Byrd of London, Donnie Scott of Hamilton, Ohio, Menyonia Scott; two sisters, Victoria Boggs Slaven and husband Larry of Dry Ridge, Ky., Patricia Downey and husband John of Tyner, Ky.; two brothers, Delbert Scott and wife Sherry of Oneida, Tenn., Billy Ray Scott of Cincinnati, Ohio; six grandchildren and special family, the Tankersleys. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Delbert Scott and Ola Reid Scott; two sisters, Bonnie Sue Phillips and Linda Kay Scott. 

Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 in the chapel of House-Rawlings Funeral Home with Rev. Johnny Benge officiating. 

Burial followed at Boggs Cemetery.

 Visitation was held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, at House-Rawlings Funeral Home.