Scott Allan Tyler, 41, of Bristol, TN passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2019. He was a 1996 graduate of Oak Hill High School and later attended West Virginia University where his love for all WV Mountaineer sports began. Scott’s career started in the automotive industry with the family businesses Blackburn Ford and Mountaineer Automotive and recently employed in management with Wallace Nissan.
Scott was born September 17, 1978 and was the son of Keith Tyler and the late Linda Blackburn. Scott was born and raised in Oak Hill/Beckley, WV until making Bristol, TN his home in 2012.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Carl and Evelyn Blackburn, and paternal grandparents, Clearance and Cora Tyler.
He is survived by his loving wife, Christina Sargent Tyler of the home; sons, Andrew and Cole; step-sons, Austin Hess and finance Jessica Dolinger of Bristol, TN, Blake Hess and fiancée SR Julia Mazzella of Martin, TN; brother Keith “Bodie” Tyler and wife Angel of Beckley, WV., special nephew and niece SSG. Shawn Sargent and Samantha Sargent, unborn granddaughter, Piper-Jane Alana Hess, his beloved dog Dax, and the absolute light of his world, his niece Skyli Danielle Sargent. Scott also leaves behind a host of loved aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and co-workers.
A celebration of Scott’s life will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, December 13 at Beckley First Baptist Church, 422 Neville St., with Rev. Doc Adkins officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 5:00 p.m. until service time.
The family suggests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123
Arrangements by Calfee Funeral Home