Cover photo for Scott Marshall's Obituary
Scott Marshall Profile Photo
1970 Scott 2022

Scott Marshall

January 19, 1970 — January 1, 2022

Scott Marshall, 51, of Fort Sumner passed away January 1, 2022. Scott was born January 19, 1970 to the home of Tommy and Tricia (Walker) Marshall. Scott was raised in Fort Sumner. He participated in 4-H, High Plains Rodeo and athletics in school. He graduated with the Fort Sumner High School class of 1988, and went on to attend Western Texas College on a roping scholarship, and studied AgriBusiness. Scott loved roping, and enjoyed roping with his buddies. Scott owned and operated his own business, Scott Marshall Construction building concrete ditches and irrigation systems. Scott has two children, Brett Marshall and Haley Marshall. Scott loved helping his children with their 4-H projects, and supported them throughout all of their endeavors. Scott is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Hubert and Shirley Marshall, his maternal grandparents George and Margarete Walker, and his brother Keith Marshall who died March 26, 2020. He is survived by his parents Tommy and Tricia Marshall of Fort Sumner, his children Brett Marshall of Albuquerque and Haley Marshall of Clovis, the mother of his children Penny Wylie of Fort Sumner, and his dog Baxter. Scott is also survived by nieces, nephews, and many friends. Scott will be forever missed. Visitation hours for family and friends will be held Monday, January 3, 2022 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Chavez Funeral Home. Funeral Services to celebrate Scott's life will be held at 2:00 pm, Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at the Fort Sumner Church of Christ with Powhatan Carter and Tom Oliver officiating. Burial will follow in the Marshall family plot at Fort Sumner Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Joe Gammill, Clifford Gunn, Luke Cortese, Chris Copeland, Charles Drennan, John Crist, JD Kibbie, and Jimmie Don Dobbins. Honorary Pallbearers are all his many friends who threw a rope, went to a team roping, or who he gathered around to and said "remember that time when we..." Please keep the Scott Marshall family your prayers. You may leave a note of condolence or share a favorite memory with the family at www.chavezfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Chavez Funeral Home, 830 N. Fifth Street, Fort Sumner, New Mexico. (575) 355-2311
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Scott Marshall, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Starts at 2:00pm (Mountain time)

Church of Christ - Fort Sumner

, Fort Sumner, NM 88119

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Starts at 3:30pm (Mountain time)

Fort Sumner Cemetery

, Fort Sumner, NM 88119

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 4

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree