Herman Scott, Jr.



Mr. Herman Scott Jr, 84, died Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at Wilson Medical Center. A native of Greene County, he was born November 5, 1934, the son of Herman and Virginia Estelle Harris Scott. Following graduation from high school Herman served in the US Army. Upon returning home, he fulfilled his love of the land and agriculture both farming and working with the Export Tobacco Company until his retirement. He was an avid UNC fan and had a great love for spending time outdoors enjoying nature, especially fishing.

His surviving family includes his wife, Dorothy Radford Scott; a daughter, Denise Scott Estus (Tony) of Concord; sons, Keith Scott (Sandra) of Littleton, Jeffery Glenn Scott (Beverly) of Charlotte, and Steve Scott (Cathy Hofmann) of Littleton; a step-son, Tommy Murphy of Stantonsburg; a sister, Faye Scott Minshew of Stantonsburg; a brother, Sidney Gene Scott of Newton NC; grandchildren, Owen Scott Jr of Littleton, Austin Clark Scott (Emma) of Greenville SC, Rebekah Lynne Scott of Littleton, Deanna Jain (Manish) of Huntersville, Sydney Clark Scott and Zachary Alexander Scott both of Charlotte, Ashley Scott of Snow Hill and Trey Scott (Camille) of Snow Hill; great-grandchildren, Manali Jain, Bodhi Jain, Chance Scott, Jordan Scott, Brendan Scott and Christopher Amodeo.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Scott was preceded in death by a sister, Nancy Scott Taylor; and grandchildren, Alexander Whitley Scott and Christopher Scott.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, November, 24, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service and other times at the family residence. Graveside services will be held privately at the Stantonsburg Cemetery at a later time.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to a charity of one’s choice. Online condolences at taylor-tyson.com