Matthew Scott Rakes, 38, of Catlettsburg, Ky. passed away Saturday, February 6, 2021 at the St. Mary’s Medical Center. Scott was born July 9, 1982 in Ashland, Ky. a son of the late Charles Edward Rakes, Jr. and the late Barbara Ann O’Brien Rakes. He was a graduate of Boyd County High School. Scott loved to fish and hunt and be out in the great outdoors. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by paternal grandparents Charles Edward Rakes, Sr. and Janice Rose Combs Rakes and maternal grandparents Charles Harmon and Betty Maye O’Brien. Survivors include his brother Charles Grant Rakes (Tina Beth); two nephews Bryant Edward Ace Rakes, Derek Waylon Rakes and one niece Lydia Ann Rakes and numerous other family members. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at rollinsfh.com.