Scott Nevitt born May 7, 1947 in Emporia, Kansas to Florence (Watson) Nevitt and Elmer Richard Nevitt passed away on Friday, September 13 at Jefferson Community Health Center. Scott graduated from Emporia High School in 1965, attended Emporia State Teacher College then was drafted into the Army in 1967 and served until 1969.
Scott married the love of his life, Charlene (Brabec) Nevitt on April 18, 1970 in Narka, Kansas. They had three children, Mike, Tina and Korey.
Scott started his professional career at Gibson/Pamida, sold homes for Great Lakes in Spirit Lake, Iowa and also worked for Morrell Meat. In 1982, Scott moved his family to Reynolds, Nebraska and was in management for Wal-Mart and Orschelns until retiring in 2013.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Richard. He is survived by his wife, two sons, Mike (Christina) Nevitt of Lincoln, Neb and Korey (Anne) Nevitt of Lenexa, Kan; one daughter, Tina (Jeff) Wernsman of Beatrice, Neb; six grandsons, Noah and Drew Nevitt, Dakoda and Connor Freitag, Kameron and Nikolas Nevitt; one sister, Mary Sue; sister-in-law, Sharon (Loren) Mach; other relatives and friends.
Scott loved his family, teaching his grandsons life lessons, drives with his wife and trips to Colorado. He was humble, strong and always put others before himself. Scott was our rock and will be missed by all.
Scott will lie in state at Tibbetts-Fischer Funeral Home, Belleville, Kansas on Friday, September 20th, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, September 21st, 2019, at 11:00 am, at the Presbyterian Church in Narka, Kansas. The family will be greeting friends from 9:00 am until service time, at the church.
Burial with Military Honors will follow at National Cemetery, rural Narka.
Memorials are requested to the family’s choice, and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Tibbetts-Fischer Funeral Home, Belleville, assisted the Nevitt family with these arrangements. www.tibbettsfischerfuneralhome.com