Saturday, September 17, 2011

Dr. Arthur Carroll Scott Jr, 1890 - 1956 Temple Texas

Arthur Carroll Scott Jr was the son of Arthur Carroll Scott Sr (1865-1940) and Maude Marcia Sherwood (1868-1950).  He was married to Harriet May Brown September 1916.  They later divorced.  His second wife was Greneta Courtney, they married in 1946. Arthur C. Scott followed in the footsteps of his renowned father and became a physician.   After the death of his father in 1940,  Arthur Jr assumed the role of Chief Surgeon at Scott and White Memorial Hospital which had been co-founded by his father and Dr. Raleigh White Jr. In 1950 he became the President of the hospital and the foundation.  He stepped down from the position in 1953 but remained on the board of directors.  On February 21, 1956, Arthur Carroll Scott Jr committed suicide.  The following pictures were taken by findagrave contributor Linda and are used here with her permission.

I am curious about the emblem at the bottom of his headstone.
Does anyone know what organization uses that symbol?

Scott Family Memorial marking the family plot.

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