James Gary Scott
November 17, 1946  -  March 22, 2019

James Gary Scott

Riverview Baptist Church
500 Old Stinnett Hwy
Borger, TX  79007
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
2:00 pm
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Highland Park Cemetery
931 Sterling St.
Borger, TX  79007
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James Gary Scott, 72, passed away Friday, March 22, 2019.

Funeral services will be held 2 pm on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Riverview Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.

Gary was born November 17, 1946 in Dalhart, Texas to James Robert “J.R.” Scott and Zelma Northcutt Scott. He married Linda Williams on February 24, 1966 in Borger. He worked for 39 years as an operator for Phillips and then DCP. Gary enjoyed going fishing, watching the Texas Rangers and Dallas Cowboys. Nothing made his heart prouder than watching his children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews play sports. He often made trips to watch the Texas Rangers and go to Six Flags not only taking his own children but nieces, nephews and their friends too!

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Wayne Scott; and sisters, Linda Norton and Juanita Puryear.

Survivors include his wife, Linda of Borger; sons, Gary Gene Scott of Amarillo, Bryan Scott and wife Latisha of Borger, Robby Scott of Borger ; grandchildren, Madisyn, Makenzie, Morgan, Andrew and Nyla; sister, Shirley Castagnetta and husband, Joe of Borger; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of extended “family”.


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  1. Jamie Valero
    Amarillo, TX

    I’m so sorry for y’alls loss. My thoughts and prayers are with each and everyone of you. Stay strong Linda. Prayers coming your way. XOXO🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼

  2. Deana Buchanan
    Seguin, TX

    Linda you and the family are in my thoughts and prayers so sorry to hear this 😢

  3. Shalako McGinnis
    Lake Jackson, TX

    Linda/Bryan/Robby and family,
    So sorry for you loss. Words cannot express the impression Gary made on my life growing up practically living at your house. I cant think of many times (if any) he wasn't at every ball game even as we were young men playing a women's sport. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.


    Shalako B McGinnis

  4. Carolyn and David Wilkinson
    Fritch, TX

    So sorry for your loss. You are in our thought and prayers,

  5. Cindy Scott Nunnally
    South Chesterfield, VA

    Growing up in Texas, it was so much fun being with all the cousins. Shirley, Wayne & Gary will always be special to me. Love you & wish we had stayed in touch all these years. God bless your family. R.I.P.

  6. Lisa Skorich
    Santa Fe, TX

    My condolences to the family

  7. Cami Southall
    Fritch, TX

    Nona - I am so sorry for your loss. Love you!

  8. Stacy Swinford Skeen
    Amariilo, TX

    Your family is in my prayers and thoughts, may God give you all comfort and strength through this time. All my love, Stacy

  9. Pat Mcanally Tucker Niemann tucker
    Denison, TX

    So sorry to hear this my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  10. The howells
    Sterling heights, MI

    Sending our condolences

  11. Pat &Jim Minton
    Borger, TX

    Prayers for your family so sorry to hear about husband ,Dad .

  12. Nona Compton
    Borger, TX

    Prayers for comfort at this sad time. I know your hearts are broken, but rejoicing in knowing he iOS suffering no more. What a Day that will be when we are gathered once again with new bodies free of illness.

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