COVINGTON, Ga — A memorial service will be held Wednesday for Republican Congressional candidate Bobby Lee Scott. Scott passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016 at his home.
The coroner’s report says Scott died in his sleep. Family says he suffered from diabetic keno-acidosis.
The memorial will be held at JC Harwell & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel, 2157 East St, Covington, GA on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 beginning at 11:00 AM. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service beginning at 10:00 AM.
Bobby was born March 4, 1976 in Ft. Gordon, GA, son of William “Pete” Scott and Lora Jean Baize Scott. He graduated summa cum laude from Georgia State University with a degree in Political Science. Later Bobby graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law and was an attorney with Fischer and Scott Law Firm.
He was seeking the Republican nomination for U.S. Representative in the 2nd Congressional District of Georgia. Bobby loved to hunt and fish and was a strong supporter of the NRA.
Other than his parents, survivors include his son, Robert Stearns Scott of Columbus, Ga and a brother, William “Bill” Scott, Jr., as well as extended family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the NRA, P. O. Box 420648, Palm Coast, FL 32142-0648.