Obituary – Eddie Ray Scott (1979 – 2018)


Eddie Ray Scott, aka Fast Eddie, of Waldron, Arkansas passed from this life, Monday, December 10, 2018 in Van Buren, Arkansas. Eddie was born July 2, 1979 in Springdale, Arkansas to Chester D. and Barbara Jean (Cheesman) Scott. He was 39 years, 5 months and 8 days old.

Eddie enjoyed hunting, fishing and driving trucks. He enjoyed the company of friends and family and helping others. He loved his family and always looked forward to having fun.

Eddie leaves behind to cherish his memory, his mother Barbara Scott, one son, Dylan Cheesman, one sister, Loretta Pottinger and husband Mike and one brother Damon Scott all of Waldron, Arkansas. Uncle Eddie will be remembered by his two nieces and 4 nephews. Eddie will be missed by all that knew him and the many whose lives he impacted including a host of extended family, friends and loved ones.

Eddie was preceded in death by his father, Chester D. Scott.

Eddie’s life celebration will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, December 17, 2018 at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas with J.D. Graham and Trey Broomfield officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery near Waldron, Arkansas. Arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.

Eddie’s pallbearers will be Larry Lunsford, Bruce Self, Ben Sparks, Bobby Chrisman, Gordy-Brian McCullah and Brandon Mahaffey.
Eddie’s visitation will be Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron. Arkansas.

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Tammy Teague

Tammy Teague

Mansfield native, with roots in Scott County. Daughter, sister, wife and Christian. Education: 1995 MHS graduate; 1999 Arkansas Tech University Graduate - BA in Journalism. Career: Managing Editor - The Citizen; Copy Writer - Southwest Times Record; 20+ years experience in the news.

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