Jerry Ray Scott, Sr., age 70 of Hendersonville, TN passed peacefully on September 24, 2016.
Jerry was born on July 11, 1946 to the late Vechel and Aileen Scott. A lifelong resident of Hendersonville, he was a 1965 graduate of Hendersonville High School. He worked for many years in Avionics at Cornelia Fort Airpark, where he ensured his fellow pilots were safe in the air. He also enjoyed playing poker on Friday nights, riding his Harley, fishing, and hunting.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Haril "Bubba" Scott. He is survived by his brother, James (Joyce) Scott; his children: Jerry (Kris) Scott, Jr., Ty (Karen) Scott, Leigh (Trent) Bain, and Cati (Patrick) Basile; as well as nine grandchildren.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate Jerry’s life on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 4:30-6:30 P.M. at Hendersonville Memory Gardens and Funeral Home, 353 East Main Street, Hendersonville (615)824-3855 www.hendersonvillefh.com