Edward Labe Scott
Edward Labe Scott, 80, of Orangefield passed away on Saturday, Aug. 13, at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont.
He was a native of Lott, Texas; born on May 21, 1931 to parents Henry Vernon Scott Sr. and Minnie Lee (Whitt) Scott. He had lived in the Orange and Orangefield area for 70 years. He was a Christian and was a member of Church of Christ Church in Orangefield.
He served his country in the Army during the Korean Conflict. He had work in construction as a carpenter for 50 years. He enjoyed life to the fullness going fishing, hunting, gardening and going trap shooting at the Gun Range on Sundays. Mr. Scott was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend who will be missed dearly.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry V. Scott Sr.; wife, Patsy Jo (Carter) Scott; son, Jim Scott; sister, Billie Ruth LaTour; brother, Henry V. Scott Jr. and great grandson, J. R. Tomlin.
He is survived by his son, Frank Scott and wife, Cindy of Orangefield; brother, Guy Scott of Port Acres; grandchildren, Amber Scott of Conroe, Ashley Tomlin and husband, Bryan of Buna, Autumn Savoie and husband, Dane of Fort Sills, OK; great grandchildren, Kynlee Tomlin, Drew Savoie and special friends, Carey and Betty Roberts of Orange.
A Graveside Service will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 16, at 11:30 am at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens near Bridge City, with a visitation held before the service from 9:00 am until 11:00 am at Dorman Funeral Home.
Serving as pallbearers will be Jerry LaTour, Todd Scott, Daniel Roberts, Tim McCord, David Roberts and Jimmy Carter. Honorary pallbearers are Carey Roberts and Guy Scott.