Donald Ray Scott, 69, of Cabool, Missouri, passed away peacefully on April 24, 2020 in the comfort of his home.
He was born on July 18, 1950 in Holcomb, Kansas, the son of Jim and Betty Scott.
Don proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force as a jet mechanic for four years.
Don was united in marriage to Tammy Clark and to this union three children were born, joining his three sons from a previous marriage.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, traveling and was always active in sports of any kind. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them, especially his grandkids.
Don was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and a daughter, Teasha Clark.
He is survived by his wife, Tammy of the home; his children, Tabby Grindstaff and husband Dalton of Willow Springs, Missouri, Johnny Scott of Piedmont, Missouri, Scotty Scott of Houston, Missouri, Dustin Scott and Trenton Scott of Springfield, Missouri, and Tara Scott of Cabool; many grandkids, Annalynn Scott, Andy Scott, Skylar Scott, Brayten Scott, Brystan Scott, Colton Scott, Taisley Grindstaff and Daxxan Grindstaff; a brother, Jerry Scott and wife Nancy of Cabool; a sister, Marie McGaughey of Bates City, Missouri; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved him.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, private graveside services were held at Flat Rock Cemetery on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, with Terry Brown officiating. Interment with full military honors was in Flat Rock Cemetery under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool. Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.