Funeral services for Joe Scott, 72, of Lufkin, will be held Monday, October 4, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Shafer Funeral Chapel in Lufkin with Bro. Ty Phillips officiating. Interment will follow at Berry Cemetery.
Mr. Scott was born December 16, 1948, in Lufkin, Texas, to Thomas Woodrow Scott and
Naomi (Tillman) Scott and died September 30, 2021, in Lufkin.
Mr. Scott was a 1967 graduate of Lufkin High School, attended SFA, and proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He was an avid sports fan; longtime fan of the Houston Astros, Dallas Cowboys and Lufkin Panthers.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Emily and Randon Modisette of Longview; brother and sister-in-law, Jeff and Jeana Scott of Lufkin; nephew, Joshua Scott of Lufkin; beloved dog, Sugar Baby; along with numerous other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas W. Scott and Naomi Scott.
Pallbearers will be Mike Stephens, Bo Bartlett, Bubba Davis, Billy Russell, Mike Weaver, Marco Dominguez.
Honorary pallbearers will be Randon Modisette, Keith Cranford, Casey Cranford and Joshua Scott.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Sunday, October 3, 2021, at Shafer Funeral Home in Lufkin.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Winnie Berry Humane Society of Angelina County, 1102 N. John Redditt Dr., Lufkin, TX 75904.
Shafer Funeral Home, Lufkin directors.
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