June 16, 1937 – Feb. 19, 2018
Bobby Moore Scott was born on June 16, 1937, to Robert and Eula (Young) Scott in Waterloo, Alabama. He was baptized at the Church of Christ in Waterloo. Bob graduated from Central High School and joined the U.S. Air Force in 1955. He was stationed in Lincoln, where he met Mary Nichols and they were united in marriage on Sept. 16, 1958.
Thru his career in the Air Force, the family lived in Homestead, Florida, and Marquette, Michigan. Following the Air Force, Bob went to work for Byron & Bill Baker of Baker’s Construction as a carpenter. He later went to work for Peter Kiewitt in Omaha and worked in building construction until he retired. Bob enjoyed restoring antique cars and vegetable gardening.
He is survived by his wife, Mary of Manley; son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Brenda Scott of Manley; daughter and son-in-law, Trish and Larry Schliefert of Murdock; and two grandsons, Gregory Schliefert of Murdock and Joshua Schliefert of Manley. Bob leaves behind four brothers, Gary Scott, David (Patsy) Scott and Jim Scott, all of Alabama, and Jack Scott of Indiana; one sister, Peg (Raymond) Benson of Alabama; one sister-in-law, Jewel Scott; and one brother-in-law, Freddie McFall, both of Alabama; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Eula Scott; two brothers, Dan Scott and Steve Scott; and one sister, Earline McFall; and two sisters-in-law, Bobbie Scott and Joyce Scott.
Funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 23, at United Methodist Church Weeping Water, Rev. Larry Adams with word of comfort, Renee Thakur was organist and Annette Erhart was the vocalist. Pallbearers were Todd Bauers, Alex Patterson, Jacob Patterson and Nathanial Stohlmann.
Honorary pallbearers were Jerry Sheehan, Dunae Blair, Max Cooley and Charlie Becker.
Hammons Family Funeral Services Weeping Water entrusted with arrangements.