ODESSA Gerald M. Scott Jr., 66 years of age, died Saturday, December 21, 2013, at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, Texas.|
Gerald was born February 25, 1947, in Odessa, Texas, to Gerald Melvin Scott and Victoria "Merle" Scott. He served in the United States Navy and was a graduate of the first graduating class at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his Wife, Kaye Scott of Odessa, TX.; Daughters, Lisa Simmons and husband Gary of Tulsa, OK, Lori Stallard and husband John; Sons and step-son, Casey Scott and wife Candy, Brandon Mangus and wife Jessica, Charles Mangus and wife Elizabeth, all of Odessa, TX; Brother, Ronald McCleskey and wife Marianne of The Woodlands, TX; Sisters, Patricia Eaton and husband Frank, and Paula Scott both of Odessa, TX; Uncle Wayne Miller and wife Sandra of Brownwood, TX; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He had 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren, all of whom he loved dearly.
He was loved and cherished by all of those whose lives he touched. He will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by all.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made out to the ASPCA or
A memorial will be held at 2:00PM on Monday, December 23, 2013, at the Second Baptist Church, 711 E 17th Street.
Published in Odessa American on Dec. 24, 2013