Jim “JD” Scott

CENTRALIA — Jim “JD” Scott, 65 of Centralia, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2016 at SSM Health St. Marys Hospital in Centralia.

jd-scott-obit-pictureHe was born December 20, 1950 in Salem, son of Curt and Eva Scott. He married Pam Self on December 18, 2004 and she survives in Centralia.

In addition to his wife of 12 years, he is also survived by a son, JD Scott and wife Cheryl; a step son, Chris Rowcliff and wife Susie; a step-daughter, Cindy Timmons and husband Rob; seven grandchildren, Marcus Miller, Lindsey Miller, Ryan Miller, Skyler Burkett, Blake George, Chase Rowcliff, and Easton Stratton; a great-granddaughter, Mariah Miller; eight brothers and sisters, Bill Scott of Mt. Machensey Park, Linda Rush of Effingham, Virginia Adams of Robinson, Betty Kile of Annapolis, Peggy Flood of Vandalia, Debbie Price of Robinson, Danny Scott of Robinson, and Lesa Crouse of Robinson; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Walter and Kathy Salyers and Vikki Foster Taylor.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Kenneth Scott and Larry Scott; and a granddaughter, Alexis Miller.

JD worked for Affton Trucking of St. Louis, Mo., for 16 years. He enjoyed riding his Harley, going Junking, and working in the yard. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with his family and friends in his Man Cave.

Per JD’s wishes cremation rites will be accorded and a memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, September 30, 2016, at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia with Pastor Larry Miller officiating.

Visitation will be held Friday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Per the family’s request everyone is to meet at 2:45 p.m. Friday at Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home to have the Last Ride Motorcycle Hearse give JD his last ride. Burial will follow at the Richview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association and will be accepted at the Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home in Centralia, which is assisting the Scott Family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting sutherlandfuneralhome.com.