James Francis Scott, age 71, of Odanah, passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at the St. Mary’s Medical Center in Duluth, MN. He was born on April 30, 1948 in Hayward, the son of Francis and Irene (Martin) Scott.
Jim worked at the Hormel Meat Packing Plant in Ottumwa, Iowa for 20 years. He liked to fish, enjoyed listening to country music, as well as going to the casino and helping other people.
He is survived by 2 daughters, Jennie (Dave) Scott – Odanah and Janet (Jake) Fletcher – Ottumwa, Iowa, a sister, Martina Pufall – Odanah, 2 brothers, Glenn Scott – Wausau and Floyd Scott – Odanah and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Roseanne Scott, a granddaughter, Adrienne Livingston, a grandson, Michael Kiehl, 3 sisters, Yvonne Scott, Geraldine Durbin and Jacqueline Smart and a brother, Milton Scott.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 P.M., Thursday, November 7, 2019 at the Roberts Funeral Home in Ashland. Visitation will be from 1:00 – 2:00 P.M., Thursday at the funeral home. To view this obituary online, sign the guestbook or express online condolences, visit us at www.bratleyfamilyfuneralhomes.com