April 27, 1943 - January 24, 2020
Jack T. “Tommy” Scott, Jr., 76, passed away on Friday, January 24, 2020 surrounded by family.
He was born on April 27, 1943 in Eglin Field, Florida, son of the late Jack T. Scott and Patsy Simpson Scott. Jack graduated from Paxon High School – Class of 1962 and has lived in Jacksonville for more than 50 years. He retired with 31 years service at Simplex Industries and loved watching football, especially FSU. He was proud of his Seminole tag on his new Camaro. His love of the outdoors included hunting and fishing.
Preceded in death by his parents and niece, Keri Lynn Scott and surviving family include his wife of 51 years, Sandy Johnson Scott; 1 sister: Nancye (Bill) Aberly; 1 brother: Jim (Gretchen) Scott; brother-in-law: Larry (Melanie) Johnson; nieces & nephews: Tracey (Nolan) Kea, Shepard (Belinda) Ellison, Tami (Todd) Sandiford, Whitney Belloit, Larry Johnson, Jr., Wanda Bowman, Kristina Johnson and Kimberly Johnson.
A celebration of life service will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Peeples Event Center, 14165 N. Main Street, with Rev. Chris A. Coram, officiating.
His family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Event Center.
Burial will follow at Riverside Memorial Park.