George Paton Scott, 92, of Zionsville, died March 22, 2013. George was born June 23, 1920, in Indianapolis, to Paul and Ellis Paton Scott; they preceded him in death, as did his beloved wife of 62 years, Wilma “City” Burden Scott, who died Feb. 24, 2004.
George faithfully served his country during World War II in the U.S. Army. He retired in 1981 from Detroit Diesel Allison, where he was a blade/vein maker. George was the longest tenured living member of Charles F. Frank Masonic Lodge No. 760 in Zionsville, having been a Mason almost 71 years. He also was the oldest living member of American Legion Post No. 79 in Zionsville.
He is survived by his daughter, Tracey Scott; his son, George P. Scott II (Sherrie); his grandchildren, Annie McNaughton (Bill), Rachel Weber (Tim), and Erin Webb (Darren). He is also survived by his great-grandchildren, Kennedy, Triston, Ethan, Abigail, Aubrey and Colin.
Visitation was Monday, March 25, at Flanner and Buchanan-Zionsville with an American Legion service at 8 p.m. and Masonic Funeral Rites at 8:15 p.m. A funeral service was Tuesday, March 26, also at Flanner and Buchanan-Zionsville. Burial followed with Army honors at Lincoln Memory Gardens, Whitestown.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of Indiana, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240.
Online condolences may be made at www.flannerbuchanan.com.