Robert Ray Scott, 52, of Carmel, Indiana, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.
One of six children of James Ray and Sandra Joy (Ash) Scott, Robert was born on Jan. 8, 1965, in Connersville. He graduated from Rushville Consolidated High School with the class of 1983 and is a 1990 Purdue University graduate. He earned two bachelor degrees, one in Agricultural Economics and the other in Management from the Krannert School of Management. ?
On Aug. 15, 1987, he married his college sweetheart, Angela Kay, at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in Indianapolis.
After graduation, Robert was employed as an accounting manager with Barton Brands of Chicago, Countrymark Co-Op and DA Lubricant in Indianapolis.
Robert loved animals and was active with Future Farmers of America and 4-H during his high school years. He showed sheep and hogs at the Rush County Fair. In his leisure time, he traveled, farmed, golfed, and spent time with his family. Robert was especially proud of starting the first transplant support group at Methodist Hospital.
Survivors include his wife of 30 years, Angela Scott; a son, Evan Scott of Carmel, Indiana; daughter, Erin Scott (Tyler Carter) of Pittsboro, Indiana; his parents, James and Sandra Scott of Rushville; brothers, Andy Scott and Chris Scott both of Rushville; sisters, Julie (Jerry) Westover of Florence, Kentucky, Angie (Harvey) Asbury of Greensburg, Indiana, Sara (Alan) Leap of Flatrock, Indiana; seven nieces and nephews; two beagles, Max and Molly.
Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service at Dale Cemetery, Connersville, at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, 2017, followed by a celebration of life at the John H. Miller Building, Roberts Park, Connersville until 6 p.m. Chaplain Miki Mathioudakis will officiate. Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America, Indiana Humane Society, or Sierra Club Environmental Protection Efforts. Online condolences can be made anytime at millermosterrobbins.com
Published on June 26, 2017