Mr. George Paton Scott, 92, of Zionsville, died March 22, 2013.
Mr. Scott was born June 23, 1920, in Indianapolis, to Paul and Ellis Paton Scott. His parents preceded him in death, as did his beloved wife of 62 years, Wilma “City” Burden Scott, who died Feb. 24, 2004.
Mr. Scott faithfully served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army. He retired in 1981 from Detroit Diesel Allison, where he was a blade/vein maker. He was the longest tenured living member of Charles F. Frank Masonic Lodge No. 760 in Zionsville, having been a Mason almost 71 years. He also was the oldest living member of American Legion Post No. 79 in Zionsville.
Mr. Scott is survived by his daughter, Tracey Scott; his son, George P. (Sherrie) Scott II; his grandchildren, Annie (Bill) McNaughton, Rachel (Tim) Weber, and Erin (Darren) Webb. He is also survived by his great grandchildren, Kennedy, Triston, Ethan, Abigail, Aubrey and Colin.
Visitation was Monday. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. today, March 26, at Flanner and Buchanan-Zionsville, 105 W. Pine St., Zionsville. Burial will follow with Army honors at Lincoln Memory Gardens, Whitestown.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Scott may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Indiana, 50 E. 91st. St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240.
Online condolences may be made at www.flannerbuchanan.com.