Gary Lee Scott was born in Lakeview, Oregon on Jan. 25, 1943 and passed unexpectedly on Sept. 6, 2021 in Lakeview, Oregon.
He was the son of Beulah Mae Reid and Harold Alvin Scott. After his father passed away in World War II, he was raised by his maternal grandparents, Tressie and Artie Reid. He graduated from Lakeview High School in 1961. He attended college at Oregon Tech and Ashland, Oregon. He married Mildred Charalene Darst on Feb. 6, 1966. They were married for 55 years and lived in Oregon, Northern California and Northern Nevada before returning to Lakeview to live out their retirement.
They had two children, Bethney A. Seifert (William) of Sparks, Nevada, and James C. Scott (Cherie) of Grenada, California.
They were blessed with four grandchildren, Jaylene Scott Watkins, of Colorado, Justin Scott (Kiena), of Grenada, California and Bradley Seifert and Christopher Seifert, of Sparks, Nevada.
Funeral arrangements are pending for family. Any donations in his memory may be sent to Bullard Creek Christian Fellowship 410 N. 1st Street Lakeview, Oregon 97630.