Online rosary

Annetta Catherine ‘Katie’ Scott – Marshall Democrat-News

July 21, 1927 – September 9, 2022

Annetta Catherine “Katie” Scott died Friday, September 9, 2022 at the Living Center in Marshall.

Christian Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 16, 2022 at Holy Family Catholic Church in Sweet Springs with Father. Francis Doyle and Fr. Kevin Gormley co-celebrant. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. The Rosary will be recited at 3:30 p.m. Thursday and visitation will follow until 7 p.m. Thursday, September 15, 2022 at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs. The family requests in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Sweet Springs FFA-Wilbur and Katie Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center or The Living Center. An online guestbook is available at

Katie was born on July 21, 1927, in Kansas City, Missouri, and was the youngest of five children born to Emmett S. Cutler and Genevieve Manning Cutler. She lived in Pilot Grove until the family moved to a farm just outside Marshall Junction. Katie attended grades seven and eight at Mercy Academy in Marshall (now St. Peter’s Catholic School), then graduated from Sweet Springs R-7 High School where she worked as a school secretary until 1955.

On September 18, 1947, she married the love of her life, Wilbur Thompson Scott Jr., and he predeceased her on July 2, 2006. Katie and Wilbur opened Scott Implement Company Inc. on February 3, 1964. She worked there as secretary/treasurer until it closed in November 2005. Katie was very active in her community and her church, Holy Family Catholic Church. She prayed the Holy Rosary daily.

Katie is survived by her son, Russell Scott (Janet); granddaughter, Kimberly; grandson, Russ II (angel); and his precious great-grandson, Emerson; as well as several nieces, nephews and friends.

She was predeceased by her parents and her husband; two brothers, EJ Cutler and Vince Cutler; and two sisters, Thelma Kempf and Marie Cutler.