George McKinley Scott, Jr., 77, of St Petersburg, passed away on February 27, 2019. A Methodist, born and raised in Morganton, NC, he came to FL in 1998. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Marjorie Scott; brother, Charles Rutherford; and wife, Ada Soukup Scott. George is survived by his brother, Bobby E Scott (Virginia Jones Scott) of St. Petersburg; nieces, Kristel Jusu (Tennyson) of Atlanta, GA and Tiffani Staff (Andy) of Odenton, MD; nephews Charles, Daryl, and Eddie Rutherford; sister-in-law, Alsonia Rutherford of Columbus, OH; along with two grandnieces and two grandnephews, uncles, aunts, cousins, and friends in NC and St. Petersburg, FL. A memorial service will be held 11am Saturday, March 9th, 2019, at Anderson-McQueen Funeral Home, 2201 Dr. MLK St N, St Petersburg 33704.