Robbie Lee Scott
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Robbie Lee Scott, Major Retired - U.S. Army, was born August 11, 1913 in Memphis, Tenn. She passed away April 11 at The Aristocrat, Las Cruces, NM at the age of 100 years and 8 months.

Robbie had a wonderful life dedicated to serving others and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. She was a decorated career Army Nurse and retired at the rank of Major. Robbie served her country honorably in Europe during WW II, the Korean War, and Vietnam.

Robbie loved oil painting, music, fishing, attending church, and spending time with her family. She was a member of Clarks River Baptist Church- Symsonia.

She was predeceased by parents, Robert Edward Lee Scott and Louisa Catherine Clopton Scott. She was also predeceased by sister, Pauline (Polly) Scott Lehman (Tyrus) - Symsonia, and brothers, Pat Scott and Ray Scott- Morgan City, Miss.

She is survived by sister, Rose Louise Scott Norman - Las Cruces, NM. She is also survived by nieces, Cathy Norman Daugherty (Jim) - Elida, NM, Laurie Norman - Las Cruces, NM, Debbie Lehman Collie - Hardin and nephew, David R. Lehman (Kathy) - Hendersonville, Tenn. Other family members living in the Western KY area include great nephews, David Collie (Dana) & Allen Collie and great niece, Sharon Collie Houser, along with great, great nieces, Hannah Collie & Sarah Houser and great, great nephew, Dillion Houser.

Visitation for friends and family was held at Getz Funeral Home in Las Cruces, NM on Monday, April 14.

A graveside Military service with full honors is to be held at Fort Bliss National Cemetery in El Paso, Texas.

On behalf of the family, we would like to give special thanks to Alta & Gerald Cole and Joyce Freeman of Symsonia for your love and friendship given over the years to our sweet Robbie.

Arrangements were handled by Getz Funeral Home 1410 E. Bowman Ave, Las Cruces New Mexico 88001. To sign the local online guest book visit

A service celebrating the life of Robbie Scott will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 1 at Sand Hill Baptist Church. Danny Cox will officiate. Friends may gather with the family after the service. Food and drinks will be provided.

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