Sheila Rae Scott, 60, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 17, at Hospice Hock Family Pavilion in Durham NC. Sheila was born on June 12, 1958 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She lived life to the fullest as she enjoyed being out in mother nature as much as possible. Sheila was a very strong woman, a lady of compassion, and a true rock for her family.
Those left to cherish Sheila’s memory are her spouse, Rob Ashby, of Prescott, AZ; her daughters Heather Mathewson, and spouse Ryan, of Louisburg, NC; Amanda Shumate, and spouse Brandon, of Louisburg, NC; her son Patrick Shumate, and spouse Lindsey, of Marysville, WA; her grandchildren who were so close to her heart Jessica, Sage, Lucas, Phoenix, Kannon, Liam, and Mila; also her brother, Gene Scott, of Taylorsville, NC; and sister, Gerrie Mayes, and spouse James, of Stokesdale, NC; as well as her nephews David, Ian, and Jonathan.
A memorial will be held at a later time to honor Sheila’s life. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation to the National Park Service or the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation.