Scott P. Marks, Jr., 77, of Hendersonville passed away on October 3, 2023, at Elizabeth House. He was born in Birmingham, AL, on January 17, 1946, to the late Scott P. Marks, Sr. and Elizabeth C. Marks.
Scott was known for his professional and civic dedication, his kindness, and his love of adventure and exploration. He loved traveling with his family, especially to beach and mountain locations. He was a wonderful dinner companion, a big thinker, and received great energy from lively conversations.
Scott was a devoted member of St. Chrysostom’s Episcopal Church in Chicago, IL, where he found spiritual solace and actively participated in the community. He was committed to lifelong learning, achieving a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, and made an effort to stay educated, daily.
He will be profoundly missed by his loving wife of 58 years, Pamela R. Marks, his daughter Catherine Marks of Chicago, IL, and his sons Steven Marks of Durham, NC, and Peter Marks of Alexandria, VA. He will also be fondly remembered by his cherished grandchildren, Milo, Scott, Rowan, and Charlotte.
A funeral Service will be held on Friday, October 6, 2023, at 2:00 PM at Church Street Funeral & Cremation, officiated by Rev. David Henson. Prior to the service, there will be a visitation starting at 1:00 PM, and a reception will follow.
The family requests that any donations in Scott’s name be made to National or Blue Ridge Public Radio
Scott P. Marks, Jr. leaves behind an enduring legacy in the lives he touched through his love, kindness, and unwavering devotion. He will be deeply missed, but his memory will live on in the hearts of all those who had the privilege of knowing him.
Mr. Mark’s memorial tribute video may be found by clicking here.
Church Street Funeral Chapel - Directions
125 South Church Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792
- Friday, October 6, 2023
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM