Scott P. Marks, Jr.

January 17, 1946 - October 3, 2023

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.


Funeral Service

Friday, October 6, 2023
2:00 PM

Church Street Funeral Chapel - Directions
125 South Church Street
Hendersonville, North Carolina 28792

828-309-0103

Visiting Hours

Church Street Funeral & Cremation - Directions
125 South Church Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792
  • Friday, October 6, 2023
  • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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  • November 29, 2023
    Mack Van Gorder says:
    A wonderful schoolmate at CKHS in Brookhaven, GA.

  • October 18, 2023
    Patricia Schnadig says:
    Dear Pam Great Sadness for you and your family to learn of your loss. Scott was a wonderful husband, father and community supporter. You all will be in my thoughts and prayers

  • October 05, 2023
    Daphne and Michael says:
    We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

  • October 05, 2023
    Daphne and Michael lit a candle:
    Lit since October 5, 2023 at 10:40:55 PM

  • October 04, 2023
    Chas & Sherry Glatzer says:
    We are deeply saddened by this news, our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you. 🙏🏻🌹