Lechell “Deke” Scott


Funeral services for Lechell "Deke " Scott, 34, of Kilgore will held Saturday, September 16, at 11 a.m. at Faith Tabernacle OGIC with Elder Jimmy Butler as the eulogist. Burial will follow at Kilgore Memorial Gardens under the direction of Cunningham Funeral Home. He died September 12, 2017 as a result of a tragic hit and run.

He was born February 9, 1983 in Kilgore to Pam Williams Colbert and the late Lechell Scott. He attended Kilgore schools and also Kilgore College.

He is preceded in death by his father and a grandfather.

He leaves to cherish his memory, his parents Pam Williams Colbert (Joe) of Kilgore; three children, Bianca Scott, Riley Hunt and Dekelyn Scott; two sisters, Christal Shephard and Kiara Colbert, both of Kilgore; two brothers, Joe Colbert Jr. of Kilgore and Joseph Colbert of Lewisville, Penn; and a host of other relatives and friends.

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