Alma Ruth Scott,92

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By The Staff

BEDFORD, Ky. – Alma Ruth (Rowlett) Scott, 92, of Bedford died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008, at Signature HealthCare of Trimble County in Bedford.

Born August 8, 1916, in Trimble County, she was the daughter of Frank and Grace M. Staples Rowlett.

She was a homemaker and loved her family. She was a member of Bedford Baptist Church for more than 50 years.

Survivors include her daughter, Jewell (Bill) Henderson, Bedford; one son, Maynard (Dorothy) Scott, Bedford; six grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Graham Rowlett, O’Brien, Florida; and one sister, Norma Watson, Milton.

Her parents, her husband, Orval Elrene Scott who passed away May 26, 2007, one son, Leon D. Scott, two brothers, Charles Anthony Rowlett and Merle Wayne Rowlett, preceded her in death.

Services were Sept. 27, 2008 at Bedford Baptist Church, with Dr. Thomas Wilkes officiating.

Burial followed at Bedford I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Bedford.

Expressions of sympathy may go to Bedford Baptist Church Building Fund; cards are available at the funeral home and at the church.

Ransdell Funeral Home, Bedford, was in charge of arrangements.