Sivil (Dotson) Scott

September 10, 1927 ~ December 28, 2020 (age 93)


Sivil “Dotson” Scott of Phelps, KY passed away Monday December 28, 2020 at her residence. She was born September 10, 1927 in Stopover, KY the daughter of the late Bass and Louisie “Hurley” Dotson. She was 93 years old.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband: George Washington Scott, two daughters: Janice Young and Sally Scott, four brothers: Alda, Arson, Ira, and Arthur, and three sisters: Amy, Veer, and Leffie.

Sivil was a wonderful homemaker who loved her grandchildren. She liked to cook, work in the garden, and liked canning. She also liked to sew, crochet, and embroider. Sivil also enjoyed working puzzles. She was of the Church of God faith; she loved the Lord and prayed all the time.

Survivors remaining to honor her memory include five daughters: Helen Slone of Jamboree, KY, Lillie Scott of Phelps, KY, Brenda (Bill) Middleton of Northville, MI, Lula (Ray) Jarrett Roan MT, TN, Maggie (Ronnie) Sanson of Jamboree, KY, three sons: Alda, Greene, and Kenis Scott all of Jamboree, KY, fifteen grandchildren, a host of great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held at the Jones and West Funeral Home of Phelps, KY, Friday January 1, 2021 at 1:00 P.M. with Reverend Daryl Wolford officiating.

Burial will follow in the Scott Family Cemetery, Jamboree, KY.

Visitation will be Thursday evening from 6:00-10:00 P.M.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Jones & West Funeral Home of Phelps, KY. The guestbook may be signed at


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December 31, 2020

6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Jones & West Funeral Home
37035 State Highway 194 E
Phelps, KY 41553

Funeral Service
January 1, 2021

1:00 PM
Jones & West Funeral Home
37035 State Highway 194 E
Phelps, KY 41553

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