Scott Paul Smith, age 55 years of Ely, Nevada passed away December 27, 2013 in Ely.  He was born July 31, 1958 in Elmira, New York to Nelson Paul Smith and Betty Jean Beauman.

Scott enjoyed bowling.  He loved the outdoor life, camping and most of all fishing.  Scott served in the U.S. Army from 1977 to 1986.  He worked as a Correctional Officer for the Nevada Department of Corrections at the  Humboldt Conservation Camp.

He is survived by his father Nelson Smith of Elmira, New York; Brothers Jeffrey Clay (Evelyn Ann) Smith of Ely and Ridley Browne of Ely; Nephew Jayton Clay Smith (Kristin Strait) of Douglas, Wyoming; Niece Terry Smith (Mark Kennedy) of Twin Falls, ID and several great nieces and nephews.

Scott is preceded in death by his mother Betty Browne and wife Clair Smith.

Memorial Services will be conducted at a later date.