Rick J. Scott, 60, of Macksville, Ks, passed away on January 6, 2016, at his home. Rick was born in Mountain Home, ID, on September 19, 1955, to L.D. Scott and Bernice (Caldwell) Scott- Purnell. On November 10, 2001, Rick was united in marriage to Anita Thompson, in Independence, MO. Rick worked for most of his life as a contractor, specializing in carpentry. He also served in the United States Navy.
Surviving family members include his wife, Anita (Thompson) Scott, of the home; children, William Scott of Kansas City, Mo, Kerry Chrismer of Langley, Wa, Gentry Rodriguez and husband Rey of Macksville, KS, LaDonna Llamas and husband Daniel of Kansas City, KS, Andrea McKiearnan and husband Tim of St. John, KS, and Jalynn Scott, of the home; Brothers, William Purnell of Wichita, KS, and Kerry Scott of Sedalia, MO; Sisters; Divina Self of Missouri, Tabatha Craig of Missouri, Resa Dudley and husband David, California, MO, and Sherry Purnell of Raleigh, NC; Grandchildren, Taylor Rodriguez, Parker Rodriguez, Alex Rodriguez, Andrea Rodriguez, Naelly Llamas, Junior Llamas, Aaliah Llamas, Brooke McKiearnan, Morgan McKiearnan, and Carter McKiearnan; Mother, Bernice Purnell; several Nieces and Nephews, other relatives, and a host of friends. He was preceded in death by his father L.D. Scott, and step father William Purnell.
Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 9, 2016, at the Macksville Christian Church, Macksville, KS, with Pastor Jesse Watts presiding. Visitation will be held Friday, January 8, 2016, from 4-7 p.m. at Minnis Chapel in Macksville. Private family burial.
Memorials are designated to the Rick J. Scott Memorial Fund, in care of Minnis Chapel, P.O. Box 34, St. John, KS.