SCOTT CITY - William James Mott, 81, died Feb. 16, 2008.
Born Feb. 25, 1926, in Crittenden County, Ky., son of the late Perry and Grace Mott, he moved to to Scott City in August 1964. He retired in 1980 from Holiday Inn in Cape Girardeau.
On Oct. 7, 1949, he married Veda Naomi Love, who survives.
Other survivors include: four sons and three daughters-in-law, David and Christy Mott and Steve and Anita Mott of Scott City, Larry and Marilyn Mott of Chaffee and Jerry Mott of St. Paul, Minn,; four daughters and two sons-in-law, LaVeda and Roger Rhymer, Linda Mott and Trina Mott of Scott City and Brenda and Ralph Heisserer of Benton; one brother, Tom Mott of Kalamazoo, Mich.; one sister Katie Driskell of Cape Girardeau; and 16 grandchildren and 12 great-
He was preceded in death by two sisters and one brother.
Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City,
where services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Randy Morse officiating.
Burial will follow in Lightner Memorial Cemetery in Scott City.