SALEM - Scott Allan Burson, 54, of Salem, died 11:38 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 in an auto accident near Beaver, Pa.
He was born Feb. 27, 1959 in East Liverpool, Ohio the son of Ralph Ward Burson Sr. and Norma (Higgins) Burson Hively.
Scott was a graduate of Salem High School and was employed as a carpenter with McNeal Construction. He served with the U.S. Army.
His wife, Colleen K. (McNeal) Burson, preceded him in death Jan. 10, 2013.
Survivors include his mother, Norma Hively and stepfather, Larry Hively of Hanoverton; father, Ralph Burson Sr. of North Ridgeville, Ohio; stepsister, Melody Hively of Poland, Ohio; stepbrother, Larry Hively II of North Georgetown; two sisters, Lois M. Barber of Salem and Dianna L. Manis of Salem; and brother, Ralph Ward Burson Jr. of Kearns, Utah.
Private services will be held by the family. There are no calling hours.
Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. Scott's obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.