Scot Joseph McCreary 61, of Hillsboro, Missouri passed away on August 1, 2022, in Festus. He was born on September 20, 1960, in Fort Ord, California. Scot was raised in Crystal City. He graduated from Crystal City High School in 1978. He worked at Shoney's, ABB Combustion Engineering, A longtime employee of Southwestern Bell/A.T.T. where he retired in 2021. He loved to hunt and collect arrowheads. He loved to be outdoors, animals and was a history and science buff.
Wife- Brenda McCreary (nee Massey) of Hillsboro, Missouri.
Daughter- Andrea (Fred) Henry of De Soto, Missouri
Daughter- Katie (Aaron) Williams of De Soto, Missouri.
Son-Joshua D. (Ashlie Bock) McCreary of De Soto, Missouri.
Daughter- Chrissy (Josh) Koch of De Soto, Missouri.
Grandchildren- Trystan Hendrix, Kaley, Emma and Weston Williams, Tyler and Raelan McCreary, Chase and Brooke Bailey,
Josh Jr., Cody and Abigail Koch.
Mother- Ruth Ann Yeida (nee French) of Crystal City, Missouri.
Father- William Joseph McCreary of St. Louis, Missouri
Brother- Jeff (Dana) McCreary of DeSoto, Missouri
Brother- Greg (Debra) McCreary of Crystal City, Missouri
Brother-Marc (Andrea) Yeida of Crystal City, Missouri
Sister- Joelle McCreary of Billings, Montana.
Sister-in-law- Joyce (Bill) Twiggs of Hillsboro, Missouri.
Brother-in-law Michael (Gwen) Massey of Hillsboro, Missouri.
Preceded in death by:
Stepfather- William E. Yeida
Grandparents- Pete and Dorothy Schulte.
Grandparents- Arnold and Theresa McCreary.
He was close to his uncle John French.
Visitation: Thursday August 4, 2022, from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at Robert D Brown Funeral Home Inc. 103 Fourth Street, Hillsboro Mo. 63050.
Funeral: Friday August 5, 2022, at 10:00 am in the funeral home chapel.
Memorials: Saint Louis Zoo 54 Government Dr., Saint Louis, Missouri 63110 would be appreciated.