Arthur Scott, age 101, passed away on August 29, 2021 in Akron, Ohio after a short illness. He was a committed husband, father, and grandfather. Arthur was a WWII veteran, where he was Chief Draftsman in the HQ War Room of the China/Burma/India Theater and drew the maps for 5 Generals who lead the invasion of Burma. He knew all details of the invasion and was told “Soldier keep your mouth shut!” He was a music teacher in the Corning School District for 20 years and a talented furniture restorer after retiring from teaching. Arthur was an Elder at Faith Lutheran Church in Corning and was a man of faith in his Savior Jesus Christ.
Mr. Scott is survived by his daughter Rachel (Dennis) Weaver; grandsons Stephen, David (Wendy) and Erin (Karen); 5 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild on the way. A graveside service was held in Lexington, KY on September 3, 2021.
Services in care of The Billow Funeral Homes and Crematory Fairlawn Chapel, 85 N. Miller Road Akron, OH 44333.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Arthur Scott, please visit our floral store.