Scott, Robert F. 1924-2019


Robert F. Scott, 95, of Maryville, passed from this life on Nov. 12, 2019, at the Village Care Center, Maryville.

He was born in Maryville, on May 25, 1924, and was a lifelong resident of the area.

His parents were Walter F. and Mary (Fisher) Scott; they preceded him in death.

He was also preceded by: his wife, Phyllis; his sisters, Marjorie Young and Helen Zimmerman; and his grandson, Jesse Scott.

Robert was a member of the Church of Christ, Maryville.

He was an avid coon hunter and loved taking care of his cattle; he was a lifelong farmer.

He also liked going to Gray's Truck Stop, Maryville, for coffee and visiting with friends and he enjoyed life.

On July 20, 1946, in Maryville, Robert was united in marriage to Phyllis P. Thompson.

She passed away on Jan. 20, 2018, after 71 years of marriage.

His survivors include: his two children, Robbie (Boda) Scott, Maryville, and Ronda (Victor) Krainbill, Bern, Kansas; his siblings, Sandy Browne, Sarah Sparks and Bill Scott; three grandchildren: Seth (Keegan) Scott, Lauren Kauffman and Wade Kauffman; two great- grandchildren, Hayden and Hudson Scott; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at the Bram Funeral Home, in Maryville.

The family will receive friends for one hour prior to services, on Saturday, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to: Church of Christ, 217 East Sixth St., Maryville, MO 64468. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.