Navajo-Hopi Nations,Flagstaff & Winslow News
Thu, Aug. 13


Lucius C. Scott

Lucius Scott, 84, passed away September 14, 2001 at the Winslow Memorial Hospital. He was born March 1, 1917, in Gholson, Texas.

He served in the U.S. Army from 1942 until 1945. After the service he moved to Winslow and went to work at the U.S. Post Office. He worked there for 30 years before retiring.

Lucius enjoyed hunting and fishing, was a member of the Elks, the American Legion and Zion Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Bessie Simmons Scott of Winslow, one step-son, Tommy Simmons of Phoenix, granddaughter Frances Hollins of Winslow, two great grandchildren, and a host of relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, one son, one sister and one brother.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, September 19, at the Norvel Owens Mortuary Chapel, Winslow. Burial followed at Desert View Cemetery. Rev. Roy Hadnot officiated.

Arrangements are under the direction of Norvel Owens Mortuary.

Paul Scott, Sr.

Paul Scott, Sr., 69, passed away September 16, 2001, in Winslow. He was born April 3, 1932, in Leupp, Arizona to Dick and Ena Scott. He grew up in the Birdsprings area. He worked for Santa Fe Railroad, the Navajo Tribe, and various jobs including ranch and fieldwork throughout the West. He enjoyed working outdoors and riding horses. His clan in Coyote Pass and born for Oozei Dinee.

He is survived by six sons, Paul Scott, Jr., Allen Scott, Larry Scott, Dennis Scott, Edison Scott and Edward Scott; two daughters, Daisy Scott-Dover and Margie Scott Cseh; five maternal grandchildren, one maternal great grandchild, 10 paternal grandchildren, two paternal great grandchildren; three sisters, Zonnie Slowtalker, Ella Scott and Marth Long; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services were held Friday, September 21, 2001 at the First Indian Baptist Church in Winslow, Ariz.

Arrangements are under the direction of Norvel Owens Mortuary.

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