LARRY CLEAMON SCOTT was born to the late Cleamon W. Scott and Gussie Hewlin Scott on February 25, 1950, in the Brinkleyville Community of Enfield, North Carolina. He peacefully passed away on Thursday, October 29, 2020, at his home in Wildwood, Missouri.
Larry confessed his faith in Jesus Christ, was baptized in 1958, and became a member of God’s family at the Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Enfield, North Carolina. He remained an active member until he entered college and began worshipping with other churches that were closer to his college neighborhood. Yet, he continued to support his home church while also currently being an active member of the First Baptist Church of Chesterfield, Missouri.
Larry received his formal education in the Halifax County Public School System where he was an excellent student and graduated with honors from the former Eastman High School in Enfield, North Carolina. He continued his studies at A&T State University in Greensboro, North Carolina, and North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina, where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Economics, and also earned his MBA.
In 1984, Larry began his career as a Division Plant Accountant with Monsanto and remained with the company throughout several corporate mergers such as Solutia, Eastman, and now, Bayer Corporation where he currently served as a consultant. Larry traveled extensively throughout the world with his company and was transferred to Durham, St. Louis, Boston, Houston, and then back to St. Louis.
Larry was a member of the Durham Area Chapter of the National Association of Accountants and the National Socio-Economics Association, where he received several awards for conducting seminars supporting small businesses. He was also a Real Estate Broker in North Carolina.
LARRY C. SCOTT was a very quiet, private person who was loved and admired by so many worldwide individuals simply because of his southern charm, kindness, and loyal demeanor.
Those loved ones remaining to forever treasure the precious memory of his life and to share the legacy of his love are his sister, Katie Scott Luck (Ira); his niece, Genea Luck; his nephew, Ira Jarard Luck (Amber); his great-nieces, Iria Luck and Laila Luck; his great-nephew, Joel Luck; and a host other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, November 12, 2020, in the chapel of the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Scott Family Cemetery in Enfield, North Carolina. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, from 7:00 – 9:00 PM.
Because of Covid-19, the CDC guidelines will be followed for all services by the wearing of masks, practicing social distancing, and limiting the number of persons in attendance.