Funeral services for Solomon Archie Scott will be held at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home-Monroe with visitation from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Monday, December 13, 2021 at Kilpatrick Funeral Home-Monroe. Interment will be at Mulhearn Memorial Park Cemetery, Monroe, Louisiana under the direction and care of Kilpatrick Funeral Home-Monroe. Bro. Aaron Dickinson will officiate the service.
Solomon was born on July 19, 1924 in Coldwater, MS and passed away on December 9, 2021 in Monroe, LA. He was preceded in death by his parents, Solomon Roy and Nanie Mae Dees Scott; sisters; Dorothy Gray, Rivers Scott and Christine Scott; brothers; Harold Scott and Sidney Scott.
He is survived by his son, Randy Scott (Vicki); grandchildren, Lance A. Scott (Kim) and Brandi S. Brewer (Andy); great-grandchildren, Alexander, Khloe, Morgan and Gaige; brother, Jesse “Gee” Scott (Darla); sister, Kathleen Johnson; several nieces and nephews.
Solomon retired from IMC where he worked as a laboratory technician. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during World War II. He was in the fourth wave in the battle at Normandy, France. Solomon was also an avid gardener and loved fishing.
Pallbearers will be Gaige Brewer, Ted Gray, Montie Wisenor, Mark Balch, Don Newcomer, Jr. and Brent Scott.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.