Services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, October 19, 2019 at the Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church for Mr. Alexander Scott Sr. 56, of Youngstown, who passed away Friday, October 4, 2019 at the Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.
Mr. Scott, affectionately known as “Alibaba”, was born December 19, 1962 in Youngstown, Ohio, a son of Liston Scott Sr. and Twelvena Dawson Scott. Alexander was a 1982 graduate of The Rayen School. As a young boy he was a member of the Boy Scouts, and the Briar Hill Drummer Band. He had been employed at Charlie Staples Restaurant, Ponderosa, Kraftmaid, St. Elizabeth Hospital and lastly Comprehensive Logistics for 10 years. He enjoyed fishing, music, concerts, grilling. He loved spending time with his family and friends, and was always the life of the party. Alex love encouraging people with words of wisdom, and was an elegant dresser. Alex was a avid Dallas Cowboys fan.
He leaves to cherish his memory and legacy, his wife, the former Natatlie Mack whom he married in 1993; his children Alexander “Punkie” Scott and Shenequa Scott both of Bronx, NY, Alex “Lil Alibaba” Scott, Alijaha Scott, Isiaha Scott, Lequailia Henderson, Alexis Scott, Carlissa Scott, Alexis Anderson; 15 grandchildren; two brothers; Victor “L.C.” Nixon and Lester (Shauna) Scott; six sisters, Marie Scott, Jeannette Scott Shelton, Alvena Scott, Crystal Jones, Lisa Adkins, Felicia Briggs-Scott (Stacy Clemons) all of Youngstown; stepsister, Karon Cradle of Columbus; goddaughter, Kendra Mosley; god-brother & sister, Raymond and Carla Sadler; best friend, Louis Jones; cousin who was like a brother to him, Guy Stanford; and a host of nieces and nephews, other family and friends.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Alexander Scott Jr.; grandparents; Raymond and Lucille Nixon, Alexander Scott and Marie Woodbury Scott, Walter T. and Johnny M. Heard, four brothers; Liston Scott Jr., Jessie Nixon, Willard L Scott, Obie Adkins; four sisters, Diane Scott, Mary Scott Silva, Angela Scott, Rochelle Scott; granddaughter, Alivia Mullins; aunt and godmother, Mary B. Sadler; father-in-law, James Frazier, mother and father-in-law, Sandra Mack and William Brown.
Visitation will be Saturday from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. at the church. Arrangements entrusted to the L. E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.
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