Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. on Wednesday with the family present from 6-8 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.
Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer.
Franklin passed away Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008 at home.
Franklin Dale Scott, III was born to Franklin and Jerry (Halliwill) Scott on June 2, 1957 in New Britain, Conn. He attended elementary school up to third grade in Connecticut until his family moved to Van Wert, Ohio. He completed the rest of his elementary and secondary education in Van Wert and graduated from Van Wert High School in 1976. He was involved in choir, band, drama, and sport activities. He also played a part in bringing TV production to the high school and enjoyed doing his own news program. While in high school, Frank was involved in Youth for Christ and The Contemporaries Singing Group. Upon graduation, he furthered his education at Ivy Tech in Ft. Wayne, Indiana in Marketing.
Frank worked at various jewelry companies in management while becoming a certified gemologist. He also was involved in computer work and had a small home business. While living in Kansas City he was very active in Promise Keepers. While in Kansas City, he was hired by Johnson Controls as an IT plant Network Administrator Manager as a result of working for Image Tech. Later he was transferred to Chesapeake, Va. He was diagnosed with a degenerative shoulder and bone disease along with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome. This condition along with several surgeries made it difficult for him to work full time. During this time, he did mystery shopping.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Franklin and Willa Scott and Harold and Eva Halliwill.
Frank is survived by his wife, Rena of Chesapeake, Va.; his parents, Frank and Jerry Scott of Spencer; his sister, Cindy Glover and husband, Allen Glover of Spencer, and his brother, Mike Scott and wife, Maralee of Buffalo Grove, Ill.
Warner Funeral Home in Spencer is in charge of arrangements.