James Scott Rubemeyer, age 39 of Hannibal, formerly of Bowling Green, passed away Oct. 29, 2013 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. A private burial was held at Fairview Cemetery on Oct. 31, with Neil Anderson officiating. A celebratory memorial service will be held on Saturday Nov. 9 at 11 a.m. for family and friends at the Bowling Green Community Center in Bowling Green.
Scott was born on Sept. 4, 1974 to Raymond (Mickey) and Lynda Anderson Rubemeyer in Hannibal. They preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were his step father Raymond Lambert; grandparents, William and Ruby Rubemeyer and Charles (Chick) Anderson; and brother Vince Allen Rubemeyer.
Scott is survived by his brothers, Michael Ray Rubemeyer and friend Lori Darnell of Louisiana, Bradly Rubemeyer of Hannibal, and Donnie Ray Rubemeyer of Vandalia; sisters, Merideth Haley of Vandalia, and Bridgett Renea Parsons of Louisiana; step-sister, Kim Kirkwood, Roxanne Godwin of Elberta, Ala.; and a sister, by heart Regina Grover, of Perry. Also surviving are his grandmother, Barbara Anderson of Louisiana; step grandma, Betty Trower of Vandalia; and a host of loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, numerous cousins and friends whom will always miss his tender caring heart and ways.
Scott graduated from Bowling Green High School in 1992. He was a multi-talented person. He loved music, played the piano, wrote poetry, enjoyed cooking and creative things. His favorite of favorites was his faithful, little dog “Tooter”. Memorials may be made to the family c/o Mudd-Veach Funeral Home, 606 W. Main, Bowling Green, Mo. 63334.