Nags Head, NC
Ronald “Ronnie” Scott, 76, passed away on Monday, September 2, 2013 at his residence. He was born in Washington, DC on March 11, 1937 the son of the late Asher H. Scott and Margaret Jesse Scott. Ronnie was owner and operator of the Skylark Restaurant and Cottage Court in Nags Head. He was also active in real estate and owner of Scott Realty in Nags Head. He was a charter member of the Dare County JC’s, the Duck Woods Country Club and was an active member of the Nags Head Surf Fishing Club. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Cuban Crisis. He was Mayor pro tem for 6 years of the 16 years he served on the Nags Head Town Board of Commissioners.
Besides his parents, Ronnie is preceded in death by two brothers, George H. Scott and Asher “Tink” Scott.
He is survived by his devoted wife, Margaret “Kuchie” Scott of the home; two step-sons, Joseph F. White of Nags Head, and William B. White and wife, Allison Deese White of El Paso, TX; and four loving grandchildren, Kelly Margaret Kranker and husband, Kyle, Jo Erin White of Nags Head, NC, Lauren Elizabeth White and Michael Boyden White of El Paso, TX; and great grandson, Nathan White of Asheville, NC; also several nieces and nephews. There are special adopted children that he loved dearly, Dr. Lindsey L. White, Mrs. Beverly Kestner and M. Ryan Oliver; two God children, John H. Taylor and Jason Scott Sadler.
The family wishes to gratefully acknowledge the staff of Dare County Home Health and Hospice for their loving care of their husband and step father during his illness.
A memorial service will be held at St. Andrews by the Sea Episcopal Church on Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Community Care Clinic of Dare, P.O. Box 1329, Nags Head, NC 27959, or the Nags Head Surf Fishing Club in Nags Head, NC 27959.
Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo, NC is assisting the family with arrangements.Print Obituary & Condolences