Cleveland Edward Scott

Cleveland Edward Scott, 88, passed away peacefully Friday evening at the SECU Hospice House in Smithfield.

Ed was born February 6, 1929 in Wayne County to the late Cleveland Eugene and Esther Sullivan Scott. He was retired from the propane business after many years of service.

The family will receive friends on Monday, December 11, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Kenly Funeral Service, followed by a service in the chapel with the Rev. Kenneth Whindham officiating. Burial will conclude the services in the Kenly Cemetery.

Ed is survived by his loving wife of 69 years Virginia Mae Bass Scott; son, Keith Scott and wife Audrey of Kenly; daughters Dianne Taylor and husband Al of Fayeteville and Faye Brunson and husband David of Clayton; grandchildren, Bronson Boykin, Justin Taylor, Candace Taylor, Kelly Woodard, Carla Bacon, and Daniel Scott; great grandchildren, Scott Woodard, Cameron Saullo, Savannah Taylor, Carter Boykin, Addison Saullo, Peyton Scott and Mason Scott.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother Thomas Scott and sisters, Eloise Barnes and Edith Carol Harris.

In lieu of flowers the family suggest that memorials be made to the SECU Hospice House, 427 Hospital Road, Smithfield NC, 27577.

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