Noreen Evelyn Scott


Noreen Evelyn Scott, 84, of Payson, died Feb. 4, 2006. She was born July 28, 1921 in San Francisco, Calif.

She met her husband, Chet, in October 1943 in San Francisco, and they were married Dec. 31, 1943.

They moved to Chet's cattle ranch on the Mojave Desert and ranched in that area until about 1960, when Chet bought the Flying W Ranch in Young. They remained there until 1976, raising their two boys, David and Brad, and making the ranch a family business. The Scotts sold the ranch in 1976 and moved to Payson.

The couple celebrated their 62nd anniversary last Dec. 31.

She is survived by her husband, Chester Scott; sons, David and Brad; sister, Lee Rubalcava; 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

A private family graveside service will be held at Payson Pioneer Cemetery.

An online guest book is available at

Arrangements handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.

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