Scott Wayne Watson, 48, of Oakland, MD, passed away Wednesday, December 25, 2019, at his home.
Born October 23, 1971, he was the son of Gary Wayne Watson and wife, Vickie, Homosassa, FL and Betty Lou (Holler) Holland and husband, Thomas, Oakland.
Scott was the Project Manager at Dan Ryan Builders, Greater Pittsburgh Division. He was a multi-sport athlete at Southern Garrett High School, attended West Virginia University and was a graduate of Potomac State College. Scott was an avid golfer and a member of the Oakland Country Club. He was a Boston Red Sox fan and loved music and picking his guitar.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by one son, Matthew Ryan Watson and wife, Sarah, McHenry, MD; one daughter, Siara Brooke Pope, Cumming, GA; one step-brother, Jamie Cooper and wife, Tammy, Moorefield, WV; one sister, Tracy Brenneman and husband, Doug, Accident, MD; five grandchildren, Denver, Eastyn, Asher, Alannah, Siggy; one nephew, Mason; one niece, Braelyn; his faithful dog companion, Otis Leroy; numerous cousins; and a very large extended family in Charlotte, NC.
Friends will be received at Crossroads Church, 17781 Garrett Hwy., Oakland, MD, 21550 on Monday, December 30, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Services will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Crossroads, with Pastor Dave Marsh officiating. At Scott’s request, he will be cremated.
Donations can be made to the Northern Athletic Department, 86 Pride Pkwy., Accident, MD 21520; Southern Athletic Department, 345 Oakland Dr., Oakland, MD, 21550; Crossroads Church Builders Fund, P.O. Box 760, Oakland, MD 21550; American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215.
Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., is in charge of his arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to his family at www.newmanfuneralhomes.com.
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Northern Athletic Department
86 Pride Parkway, Accident MD 21520
Southern Athletic Department
345 Oakland Dr., Oakland MD 21550
American Diabetes Association
P.O. Box 15829, Arlington VA 22215
Crossroads Church Building Fund
P.O. Box 760, Oakland MD 21550