Mr. Scott was born Feb. 21, 1957, in Spokane, Wash., to George and Alona (Inman) Scott. He served in the U.S. Navy and married Marla Brown on May 29, 1999, in Dayton, Nev. He was an oil gauger for PMI Energy Corp. and a member of First United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by his son, Jason Wayne Scott; his mother, Alona Scott; and a brother, Kenneth Scott.
Survivors include his wife, Marla Scott of Beeville; a son, Christopher Ryan Scott of Reno, Nev.; a step-son, Nicholas (Colleen) Bauer of Beeville; a step-daughter, Angela (Matt) Casida of Auburn, Wash.; four grandchildren; his father, George Scott of Stagecoach, Nev.; three brothers, Wayne Scott, Dale Scott and Donald Scott, all of Dayton, Nev.; and a sister, Charlotte Scott of Dayton, Nev.
A memorial service was held at First United Methodist Church on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 7 p.m. with Rev. Larry McRorey officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Galloway & Sons Funeral Home