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Laurel Flynn Scott
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Birth: Jan. 5, 1896
Manchester
Grant County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1979
Medford
Jackson County
Oregon, USA

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Son of--
James Alfred Scott
and
Mary Grace Jennings Scott

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Marriage--
On 23 Aug 1916, in Manchester, OK,
joined in marriage to Mary Elizabeth
"Betty" Bennett. Laurel and "Betty"
lived on neighboring farmers in Rosedale,
Oklahoma, and attended the Rosedale
School, and Rosedale Church of Christ.

There were seven children from this
union.

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Residences and Occupations--

The family lived in Oklahoma, Kansas,
California, and Oregon. Laurel worked
as farmer, mechanic, and drayage.

In 1920, lived in Parsons, Alfalfa, OK,
with spouse and children and worked as
Farm Manager.

In 1930 and 1940, lived in California,
and worked as mechanic and in farming.

In 1950, lived in Pond, CA, and
worked on several farms as Farm Manager.

In 1956, moved from California to
Central Point, Oregon.

In Central Point, Laurel and "Betty"
lived and worked on the Higinbotham
Dairy Farm. Their oldest daughter,
Margaret Lucille Scott Higinbotham,
was married to son of the Higinbotham
Family. The Higinbotham's were among
the founding pioneer fathers in
Jackson County, Oregon.

Church--
Laurel was a member of the Rosedale
Church of Christ, in Rosedale, OK,
as a youth and living with his parents.
His father James Alfred Scott and
James Jones Benntt (the father of his
wife Mary Elizabeth "Betty") were
the builders and founders of the
Rosedale Church of Christ.

Laurel and his older brother Raymond
Cyril Scott were builders and founders
of the Church of Christ in Delano, CA.
Through the years many SCOTT family
members have passed through those doors.

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Military--
On 5 Jun 1917, in Alfalfa, OK, Laurel
registerd for military service in WW I.
He was married and self-employed as a
farmer. He did not pass the physical
because of a foot defect, but his
brothers joined and served.

About 1942, Laurel registered for WW II
military service when he was about age 46;
but again did not pass the physical and
could not join the military.

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Death and Burial--
Funeral services held on the Chapel
Mon., 5 Feb 1979, 3:30 pm in Medford,
Oregon, at Memory Gardens Memorial Park
(MGMP), Rev. George Davis of the
Church of Christ of Medford,
officiating. Interment in the Garden
of Apostles., (MGMP).


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 Parents:
  James Alfred Scott (1864 - 1935)
  Mary Grace Jennings Scott (1872 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Bennett Scott (1897 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret Lucille Higinbotham (1919 - 2001)*
  Robert Lee Scott (1921 - 1994)*
  Dorothy Helen Scott Howerton (1923 - 1982)*
  James Waddell Scott (1925 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gladys Iona Scott Dunlap (1892 - 1968)*
  Raymond Cyril Scott (1894 - 1961)*
  Laurel Flynn Scott (1896 - 1979)
  Clarence Jennings Scott (1900 - 1943)*
  Zara Harold Scott (1904 - 1956)*
  Mary Rebecca Elizabeth Scott Webster (1908 - 1989)*
  James William Dunlap Scott (1909 - 1979)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Memory Gardens Memorial Park
Medford
Jackson County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Record added: Nov 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101238033
Laurel Flynn Scott
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 
Laurel Flynn Scott
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 
Laurel Flynn Scott
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 
 
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Dearly LOVED Grandfather Laurel Flynn Scott, In Remembrance.
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Nov. 24, 2012
 
 
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