Forrest Hardin Scott Obituary, Death – On August 21, 2023, Forrest Hardin Scott, age 28 and a resident of Lakeland, passed away. On May 24, 1995, he was brought into the world in Lakeland, Florida. Forrest shown early in life an innate ability for the sport of motocross racing. He enjoyed hanging out with his pals and fishing in his spare time. After graduating from high school, Forrest enthusiastically enlisted in the Marine Corps and served there for four years. After completing his time in the military.
Forrest took a position as a Deputy with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. In this capacity, he has been serving and protecting his community for the past five years. Kinsley was the source of the greatest happiness in Forrest’s life. He cherished the time he got to spend with her and delighted in observing her development.
Forrest is survived by his daughter, Kinsley Lipphardt; his daughter’s parents, Paige and Rob Stroud; his sister, Jessica Otwell; his grandmother, Janice Wilson; and his father, Forrest Scott.
On Friday, September 1, 2023, the funeral services will be performed at Trinity Baptist Church, which is located at 6633 Old Rd 37, Lakeland, Florida 33811. Visitation will be held from 10 AM until 11 AM, and the ceremony will take place at 11 AM.
Donations in memory of the deceased can be given to the Polk County Sheriff’s Charities at https://www.polksheriff.org/donate. Flowers will not be accepted. Through the “Share a Memory” link, those who wish to offer words of consolation can do so.