Joe Michael Scott, 71 of Dumas, passed away on April 8, 2019. Family will have visitation Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 4 o'clock to 6 o'clock in the afternoon at the family home, 10808 Lena Lane. Memorial Services will be held at Calvary Baptist Church at 2 oclock in the afternoon on Thursday, April 11, 2019. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Joe Mike was born in Stamford, Texas on October 27,1947 to John A. Scott and Jo Scott. Joe Michael Scott graduated from Patton Springs High School in Afton, Texas, graduating 13th out of 12. After graduation, he attended technical school in Oklahoma City, OK.
Joe Mike served honorably in the US Navy from July 1968 to July 1972. He held a bachelor's degree in law enforcement and was a local business owner of Scott's irrigation until retirement.
Joe Mike married June Fitzgerald in Spur, Texas on October 14,1971. They were happily married for 47 years.
He is survived by his wife June Fitzgerald Scott of Dumas, TX; daughter Patricia Hammit and her husband Kelsey Hammit of Burleson Texas, and daughter Patsy Montoya and her husband Joe Montoya of Alma, AR. He was the proud Papaw of 6 grandchildren Izaak Montoya stationed in Korea and his wife Hayley Montoya of Little Rock, AR, Monika Morris and her husband Adam Morris of Dumas TX, Jamee Montoya of Alma AR, Logan Hammit, Kaitlyn Hammit and Lane Hammit of Burleson TX and great grandfather of 2 with one on the way; brother: Johnny Scott and wife Shirley of Lubbock, TX and sister: Dianne Washington and husband Seab of Flomot, TX. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Memorial Hospice, 224 E. 2nd, Dumas TX 79029.