Mr. Billy Ray Scott, 80, of Concord, passed away on Friday, May 29, 2020 at Tucker Hospice House.
A private memorial service will be held Monday June 1st at 11am at St. James Catholic Church. A private burial will be held at a later date.
Bill was born on December 14, 1939 in Mt. Pleasant to the late James “Jim” and Lula Easley Scott. He is also preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Anne Parnell Scott.
Bill was a graduate of Mt. Pleasant High School, class of 1958, where he played basketball and football. He worked at Snyder Packaging for 44 years. During his time at Snyder’s he was a versatile employee doing everything from running the printing presses to maintaining various equipment. He loved the outdoors. He hunted and fished whenever possible. He took great pride in his home and lawn. He was a devoted husband, caretaker, father and grandfather. He will be missed by many.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Gail Stanley Scott; daughters, Libby Blackwelder and husband, Brian, Melissa Boehm and husband, Ben; son, Mark Sloop; sister, Frances Hatley; grandchildren, Alex Sloop, Leigh Poteat, Lewis Williams, Mary Blackwelder.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. James Catholic Church, 139 Manor Ave SW, Concord, NC 28025.
On-line condolences may be left at www.wilkinsonfuneralhome.com
Wilkinson Funeral Home is assisting the Scott family.