Karlene J. “Tootie” Scott, 79, passed away Wednesday, February 28, 2018.She was born in Akron on June 28, 1938 to the late Ida (Smith) and Clarence Inch and was a life resident of the Barberton area. Tootie was a graduate of Barberton High School, Class of 1956 and was a member of the Akron Baptist Temple. Preceded in death by her sister, Lenora (Inch) Homan; daughter-in-law, Karen Scott and grandchildren Steven and Shanna Kuhn. Tootie is survived by her husband of 62 years, Ronald; children, Susan (Steven) Kuhn, Mark Scott, Ronald (Connie) Scott Jr., Lynn (Wayne) Betchel and Leigh (Greg) Matheny; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; sister, Shirley Carroll; brothers-in-law, Robert Scott of Louisville, KY and Tracy (Sandy) Scott; sisters-in-law, Nancy Freed and Janice Scott; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.Funeral service will be held Monday, March 5, at 4 p.m. at the Akron Baptist Temple, 2324 Manchester Road, Akron, Ohio 44314 with Rev. Ed Holland officiating. Tootie’s family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until time of service. Inurnment will take place at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery at a later date.