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James Scott

September 14, 1943 — April 8, 2023

Grover Hill

James Thomas Scott, 79, of Grover Hill, OH, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2023 at Vancrest of Payne. 

Jim was born in Pikeville, Kentucky on September 14, 1943, a son of the late Alta (Hackney) and Richard  Scott.

He was a coal miner but was more comfortable at the end of a fishing pole. He fished for croppy and loved cooking it even more. He had a talent for fixing and selling guns.

Jim will be sadly missed by his wife, Nancy (Talbott); children, Ivan Stephey & Jimmy (Abigail) Stephey; sister, Patricia Howell; 9 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. 

He was also preceded in  death by his son, William Stephey and siblings, Ronnie, Lacy, Tracy, Harold & Charlie Scott.

Jim's arrangements are private.

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