Alistair "Scott" Currie, 53, of Cottonwood, California passed away on May 7, 2014 after a brief illness. Scott was born to Andrew and Elizabeth Currie on January 9, 1961 in Olympia, Washington.
He is survived by his father, Andrew Currie of Idaho; his brother, Ian Currie, of Washington; seven children, Sarah (Ron) Burton, of Yuba City, Rachel (Adam) Ekberg, of Yuba City, Jonathan (Chelcee) Currie, of Cottonwood, Cristine Currie, currently serving in the U.S Army, James Currie, of Red Bluff, Madeline Lang and Theo Lang of Nevada City; and four grandchildren, Lilly Ekberg, Emma Ekberg, Logan Carreira, and Zachary Hutton, all of Yuba City.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Elizabeth Lindsay, stepfather, John Lindsay, and a brother, Stuart Currie.
Scott was a 32-year resident of Yuba City, and a 1979 graduate of Yuba City High School. He spent the last 17 years residing in Cottonwood where he worked in the construction field. Scott was an avid fisherman, baseball player, and lived life to the fullest alongside his beloved dog, Sadie.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to JR and Madonna Lang, Karen May, Rhonda & Robert Grijalva, and the Lake California community for their continued support during this time.
A celebration of life will take place on Saturday, May 24, 2014 at the park on Rio Alto Drive at Lake California in Cottonwood from 11:00a.m. until 3:00p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Scott Currie Memorial Fund c/o U.S. Bank
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Published in Appeal Democrat on May 17, 2014