Golden Gate Mortuary

Amarillo, Texas

Golden Gate Mortuary - Amarillo, Texas

Johnny Vernon Scott

Johnny Vernon Scott


Johnny V. Scott Sr, 67, was born July 2, 1950, in Memphis, TX, to the late Freddy Asberry and Hattie Anderson.

Services will be 11am Saturday in New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church. Arrangements by  Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St. Amarillo, TX, James and Joyce Mims- Owners.

Johnny enjoyed sports, working, being around people, and peace.  He was such a joy to be around.  He was such a granny’s baby. He attended Mt. Zion Baptist, Memphis TX, under the leadership of Pastor VR Gilmore.  He enjoyed Sunday School, BTU and Vacation Bible School.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, mother; Hattie Anderson, Father; Freddy Asberry, brother; Cornelius Scott, sister; Sue Steptoe.

Survivors include his wife Mary Joanne Scott Pampa TX.  Sons; Johnny Vernon (Amanda) Scott Jr., Pampa, TX.  Janestyl Scott, Monroe, Louisiana; Aaron (Sarah) Young, Pampa,TX. Daughters; Tonya Young, Oklahoma City, OK. Shelly Young McKinney, TX. Brothers; Fred Jackson, Robert Asberry (Amarillo, TX), Donnell Asberry (Patricia), Amarillo TX, Freddy Scott, Colma, CA. Adel Scott Pittsburg, CA.  Eddie William (Marilyn), Memphis, TX, Michael Knox, Abilene TX. Sisters; Dorothy Scott, San Francisco, CA, Fannie Jackson, Phoenix, AZ, Linda Asberry, San Francisco, CA, Minister Betty Nickerson (Ronnie), Amarillo, TX, Edna William, Houston, TX, Marilyn Joyce Session, Pampa, TX, Melody Steptoe (Anthony), Memphis, TX, Brenda Matthews, Dallas, TX, Jessica Gibson (Kelvin), El Dorado AR, Shirley Thomas (Henry) Memphis, TX.  Two Uncles; Johnny Witherspoon of Hope, Arkansas and Robert Poindexter of Tacoma, Washington.  His Stepfather; Jimmie James of Amarillo and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Viewing will be at Golden Gate Mortuary Chapel of Angels today September 15, 2017 from 3pm-6pm.

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