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Mark R. Scott

Published: 07/09/2013

Mark R. Scott, age 43, of Newport, passed away Friday, July 5, 2013, at his home after a prolonged heart condition.

He was an employee of Dan River and a member of Stokely's Chapel Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his sister Helen (Penney) Scott England and special cousin and friend Jamey Costner.

He is survived by his parents John C. and Joann Scott of Newport, brothers and sisters-in-law John and Phyllis Scott of Newport and James M. and Janet Scott of Silverdale, Washington; sisters and brothers-in-law Elizabeth and C. L. Hixson of Mosheim, Pam and Russell Baxter of Pensacola, Flordia, and Courtney and Michael Purkey of Russellville; special cousin Lora Costner of Newport, special friend and caregiver Anita Rowland; also nieces, nephews, and other family and friends.

The family received friends from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday, July 7, 2013, at Manes Funeral Home. Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, July 8, 2013, in Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Wayne Wyatt and Rev. Ed Parton officiating. Burial followed in Stokely's Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge

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