HAMPTON - M/Sgt. (Ret.) Lee James Scaife, of Hampton, Virginia passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at the age of 78. Born in Turner, Arkansas, he proudly served his country in the Air Force for 22 years. He went on to work at NASA-Langley as a Technical Engineer. Lee was a member of the Flying Twenties Social Club in Hampton and was very involved in local politics. Lee is survived by his wife Doris; his daughter, Velma Scaife Foster; and three sons, Markis Scaife, Glennis Scaife (Ciara) and James Scaife (Karen). He leaves behind 7 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren; and his sister, Elois Blizzard of Los Angeles, CA. A funeral service will be held 11 am, Thursday, January 23, 2014 at Bethel Manor Chapel, 1793- 1st Avenue, Hampton, VA 23665. Viewing will be held from 1-7 pm, Wednesday, January 22 at the funeral home and two hours prior to the service at the church on Thursday. O.H. Smith & Son Funeral Home is honored to serve the family.
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Published in Daily Press on Jan. 21, 2014