Lorene L. Scott
Lorene L. Scott, 94, of Shelbyville, passed away Monday, December 11, 2017 at MHP Medical Center.
Born May 29, 1923 in Shelby County, she was the daughter of William Eberhart and Vivian (Harrell) Eberhart.
She married William M. Scott on October 11, 1947 and he preceded her in 1998.
Survivors include- daughter Senda Forrest (significant other John Oliver) of Shelbyville, Larry Scott of Shelbyville;
several nieces and nephews; 3 grandchildren- Amy Turner (husband Frank), Kimberly Gilles (husband Ryan),
Kyle Scott (wife Nicole); 4 great grandchildren- Katie Turner, Bobby Turner, Victoria Gilles, Everett Scott; and one
great great grandchild Brayleigh Summers. She was preceded in death by her parents, spouse, brother William “Bud”
Eberhart, sister Dorthea Parker, grandchild Tyler Scott, son-in-law Robert “Bob” Forrest.
Mrs. Scott was a lifelong resident of this area. She had been employed as a bank teller at Shelby National Bank for
many years. She was also a farmwife and home maker. She graduated from Mt. Auburn High School and was a
member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church and Coffee and Comfort Fun Bunch Group.
Lorene was a wonderful mother and grandmother. She loved her family and pets, especially her dog Fred. She loved
to sit at her dining room table and feed the birds and watch them eat. She was an avid Boston Celtic fan while Larry
Bird played, but quickly became an Indiana Pacer fan.
Funeral services will be 12:00 noon Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church, 4449 S. Smithland
Road, with Pastor Bryan Trotter officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 10:00 am until the service at noon.
Burial will be in Miller Cemetery in Shelby County.
Memorial contributions can be made to Mt. Gilead Baptist Church or Shelbyville/Shelby County Animal Shelter in care
of the funeral home.
Sorry to hear about your mother.