Rev. James Scott


Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
It is with deep sadness that we inform you that our brother, Rev. James Ralph Scott, died on December 10, 2022.  
Jim served the Winnemucca UMC; Battle Mountain UMC; Tulare UMC; Fresno, St. Paul’s UMC, and as a Chaplain with the US Navy. He retired in 2006.
Jim was born in Chicago, IL on March 2, 1944. He loved to practice woodworking and traveling extensively through Europe and the Far East.
He is survived by his wife, Teresa K. Scott, his son Timothy Scott of Rochester NY, his daughter Tina Smith of Fresno CA, and by 2 Grandchildren. 
A memorial service will be held on Friday Dec. 23, 2022 at 3 pm, at Memorial United Methodist Church, Clovis CA.  
Gifts in memory of Jim may be sent to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, P.O. Box 5014 Hagerstown, MD  21741 or online at!/donation/checkout
Let us continue to give God thanks for Jim’s life and witness and hold his family close in prayer.  In our living and in our dying, we belong to God! (Romans 14:8)


California-Nevada Conference
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West Sacramento, CA 95691
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