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Scotty Lee Rupe

d. April 9, 2023

Scotty Lee Rupe

Scotty Lee Rupe, 59 of Kingsport, passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2023, at Holston Valley Medical Center. He was a graduate of Science Hill High School. Scott worked at Ingles Markets for over 30 years. He loved to play golf and was an avid NASCAR fan.  

He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Jolene (Bennett) Rupe; and his beloved dog, Toto.

Survivors include his daughter, Amanda Rupe; sister, Susan and husband Martin Cash; brothers, Steven Rupe and Jason Glover; his grandson, Link Rupe Stainer; and several nieces and nephews.  

A Celebration of Life will be held at Eastman Rec Cabins (Shelter 41) on May 6, 2023, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.  

In lieu of flowers, contributions to assist with expenses may be made to 
You can visit a memorial website at to share memories, photos, and RSVP to Scott’s celebration of life.  

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, May 6, 2023

12:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Eastman/Bays Mountain Recreation Area

Kingsport, TN

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