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Kenneth Calvin Scott

EDMONTON – Kenneth Calvin Scott, born July 12, 1953, of Metcalfe County Ky, passed away March 7, 2024, in Glasgow KY, at the age of 70. He was a Christian in faith and a proud member of the NRA and Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation.

Ken was preceded in death by his parents, Delmer Lewis Scott, and Ruby Ballard Scott; brothers, Stanley Lewis Scott, and Stevie Lee Scott; one sister, Ola Mae Robertson; and a special friend, Lorena Clark.

He is survived by four sons, Kendrick Chad Scott of Bowling Green (Wendi), Justin R. Scott of Glasgow (Amy), Jon Eric Scott of Glasgow (Elisabeth), and Cory Lee Scott of Little Barren (Marisa). Also surviving is one sister, Elizabeth Ann Bowles of Hiseville; as well as 14 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren. Kenny is also survived by the mother of his children, Evelyn Thompson Scott.

Kenny was known as Wild Man or Hawgdaddy to many. He loved life and life loved him back. He is best known for his BBQ restaurant ‘Pride of The South’, which made its beginning in Sulphur Well, KY, including other locations. Everyone knows and loves the family’s smoked shredded pork and vinegar sauce.

Ken was also an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed both fishing and hunting wild game from Kentucky to Alaska, to Canada. He also spent time living and relaxing in Hawaii. Kenny had a strong relationship with nature and the waters around him.

A memorial visitation will be held at McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade, KY on Wednesday, March 13, 2024, from 11:00 am-3:00 pm central time. His body was cremated, and the family will hold a graveside burial in Sulphur Well, KY immediately following. All are invited to attend.

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