Gayle Jesse Scott, 92, died May 9, 2007, in Crescent City.

He was born August 27, 1914, to Jesse and Mamie (Nunnally) Scott in Rising Star, Texas.

He was a 17-year resident of Del Norte County. Before retiring, he worked for 34 years as a brakeman for the Union Pacific Railroad.

He loved to salmon fish on the ocean.

He is survived by James Scott of Crescent City and Gayle Scott of Long Beach.

No services will he held at the deceased's request.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier's Mortuary Chapel.