HOXIE — Brent Jeremy Scott, 50, of Hoxie died Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born May 27, 1970, in Walnut Ridge to Dewey Scott and Shirley Wicker Scott.
He was a loving son and friend. He had a passion for radio broadcasting and began his career at 16 years of age working with KRLW. He worked for East Arkansas Broadcasters for many years before retiring. He was a member of Mount Vernon Baptist Church in Black Rock.
He was preceded in death by his father, Dewey Scott, brother, Allen Scott, aunts, Wanda Black, Nadine Murphy and Dorothy Wicker, and uncles, Zamie Scott Jr., J.C. Wicker and Harold Stowers.
He is survived by his mother, Shirley Wicker Scott of Hoxie; nieces, Amber Scott of Branson, Mo., and Robin Scott of Paragould; sister-in-law, Denise Hand; aunts, Barbara Lamb and Lelia Stowers; uncles, Tom Lamb, Larry Black and Jim Murphy; and many other friends.
A visitation will be 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at House-Gregg Funeral Home in Walnut Ridge. Memorial services will follow immediately at 3 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with his uncle Tom Lamb officiating under the direction of House-Gregg Funeral Home of Walnut Ridge and Lynn.
As per CDC guidelines and the specific request of the family, masks will be required and social distancing will be observed at all times, thank you.