Our beloved husband, father, son and brother, Wallace Scott McLaws was born on March 23, 1976, in Flagstaff. He returned to his Father in Heaven on Nov. 26, 2017.
A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, at the Owens Livingston Mortuary~White Mountain Chapel, located at 320 N. 9th St., in Show Low. An additional viewing will be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. followed by funeral services, which will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2, at the Heber Chapel of the LDS church, located at 1858 Highway 260, in Heber. Graveside services will follow at 3 p.m. at the Joseph City Cemetery in Joseph City.
Scott was raised in Joseph City. He served a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Harrisburg, Penn. Scott married his sweet wife, Amanda Jane Davidson, they were sealed for time and all eternity in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple. Scott and Amanda started their family in Tooele, Utah.
Scott lived with his family in Rapid City, S.D., for 10 years before relocating to Heber, where he founded, Premier Auto Body and Paint. Scott enjoyed rock climbing, hiking and four wheeling. He was the happiest when he was serving the people, community, family and church. Scott’s energetic life revolved around his family.
Scott is survived by his beautiful queen; their children, Jordan Brett, Kimberly Ann, Kaylynn Jane and Megan Brooke McLaws; his parents Robert Neil and Colleen McLaws; siblings Robert Kyi (Jorgena), John Lynn (Dawn), Debbie Colleen (David) Woodside, Towanda Dawn (Kelly) Heape, Roy Burr (Terri), Bruce Lyle (Shawna), Twila Sue (Mark) Mumford, and Alonzo Neil (Shari).
Scott was preceded in death by his grandparents, Wallace and Mildred McLaws, and Lyle and Myrl Whipple; and his nephew, David Brett Woodside.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Church Humanitarian Fund in Scott’s name.
Owens Livingston Mortuary of Show Low handled the arrangements.