Scott was a Bath County native. He is survived by his wife, Diana Wells of Owingsville; three daughters, Sherry W. (Timothy) Hamilton of Owingsville, Tammy W. (Earl) Colter of Owingsville and Michelle (Brian) Wells of Morehead; seven grandchildren, Amber, Brittany, Cody, Desiree, Jerod, Austin and Ethan; four brothers, Gordie Wells of Owingsville, Paul Wells of Owingsville, Clifford Wells of Owingsville and Bobby Wells of Owingsville; six sisters, Betty Conyers of Owingsville, Lottie Bristow of Ohio, Faye Willoughby of Owingsville, Christine Watkins of Jeffersonville, Blanch Wells of Owingsville and Ruth Orme of Mt. Sterling. Scott is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Scott was preceded in death by his parents, John T. Wells and Amy Purvis; one sister, Elizabeth Wells; and brothers, Bill, Eugene and Frank Wells.
In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to the family.