Robert L. Scott

Robert L. Scott Sr., 70, of Carlinville, passed away surrounded by his family, Thursday afternoon, January 25, 2018 at his residence east of Carlinville, IL.

Robert was born on April 10, 1947 to Robert L. Scott Sr. and Darlene (Walker) Sonneborn in Evanston, IL. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. Robert married Judith Jean Graham on July 26, 1983 and she preceded him in death on April 23, 2014.

Robert worked as a truck driver for Siever's Trucking in Staunton, IL, retiring in 2011. He loved his dogs, fishing, and old westerns.

Robert is survived by his son, Robert (Amber) Scott Jr., of Carlinville, IL; step-daughter, Wendy (Bugs) Walden of Carlinville, IL; step-son, Jeff (Missy) Richie of Carlinville, IL; 7 grandchildren; four sisters, Kathy (Nick) Utley of Houston, TX, Linda (Ed) Weaver of Carlinville, IL, Pauline (Terry) Stogsdill of Glassford, IL, and Michelle (Harry) Michaelis of Carlinville, IL.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and a brother, Paul Scott.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 5:00 to 6:00 pm at Davis-Anderson Funeral Home, Carlinville, IL.

Burial will be held at Camp Butler National Cemetery in Springfield, Il.

Memorials are suggested to Macoupin County T.A.I.L.S.

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Davis-Anderson Funeral Home, Carlinville is in charge of arrangements.