Marshall Morris Scott

November 15, 1915August 5, 2014

Marshall Morris Scott November 19, 1915 to August 5, 2014 Marshall was born on November 19, 1915 in Laredo, Texas to Marcus Pinkney and Marguerite Mae (Overstreet) Scott. Marshall was 98 years old and was a resident of the Palisade and Grand Junction area for over 65 years. Marshall spent his childhood in Laredo, Texas, and graduated from high school in Mirando City, Texas. Marshall enjoyed amateur radio (KØRES), astronomy, photography, geology, reading and music. Marshall’s profession was a land surveyor and a map draftsman for the U.S. Government. Marshall is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Bertie Belle (Pullin) Scott, and daughter, Laura Bracken. Marshall is survived by two children: a son, Marshall Morris Scott, Jr. of Parker, Colorado and a daughter, Lorraine Gilas of Thornton, Colorado. Mr. Scott also leaves behind eight grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren to cherish his memories. Funeral services will be held on Friday, August 15, 2014 at 2:00pm at Martin Mortuary, followed by a graveside service at Orchard Mesa Cemetery.


  • Funeral Service Friday, August 15, 2014
  • Graveside Service Friday, August 15, 2014

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Karen Edens

August 15, 2014

Dear Marshall, I have lost a dear friend. After 26 years of having the honor and privilege of being yout Barber., I will miss seeing you every month cutting your hair visiting with you. Thank you for allowing me to be part of your life! I will miss you.

Lynn and Lila Briggs

August 14, 2014

What a dear friend and neighbor we have lost. Scotty you will be greatly missed. For all those years we lived across the street you were the best, and an important part of our family. You and your dear wife both. What great memories we have of times spent together. Our deepest sympathy to all of the family...Scotty was one who loved life and lived it to its fullest, always encouraging and fun to be around. Talented and intelligent and caring. Our kids and grandkids loved him! Our thoughts and prayers are with you all...a very special person has gone to his reward and we will miss him. With sympathy and prayers

shaunna dickens

August 13, 2014

Love and light! You are dearly missed!