Scott H. Main

June 30, 1975 ‒ January 28, 2016

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Scott H. Main, age 40, of Mount Gilead, passed away January 28, 2016, at Marion General Hospital.

He was born on June 30, 1975, in Marion, to Arthur H. and Sandra J. (Dameron) Main. Scott graduated from Mount Gilead High School, in the class of 1993.

Scott was quite a handyman, and spent the past several years as a subcontractor in plumbing.

An avid outdoorsman, Scott enjoyed hunting and fishing. He especially enjoyed the hunting trips to Colorado with his dad and family. Scott also liked to spend time with his family and friends. His pride and joy was his daughter, Keirra. He loved spending time with her and even had the opportunity to coach her in softball.

Scott will be remembered for his charismatic personality, which was often contagious and left people loving to be around him.

Those left to cherish his memory include his parents: Art and Sandra of Mt. Gilead; daughter, Keirra Main of Mt. Gilead; life friend and mother of his daughter, Kara Foster Maynard of Mt. Gilead; sister, Dawn Main of Marion; nephew, Ericsson Willoughby of Marion; grandmother, Bonnie Dameron; special friends: Lois Weaston and Deidre Reed both of Mt. Gilead; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Scott was preceded in death by his grandparents: Willey Dameron, and Harold and Ruth Main; and best friend, Brandon Coppock.

Family will greet friends from 4 to 7 PM on Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at the Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel. 67 N. Main St., Mt. Gilead. A service celebrating Scott’s life will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at 11 AM. Burial will follow in Rivercliff Cemetery.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made in Scott’s memory to the Mount Gilead Youth Baseball and Softball Commission. P.O. Box 262, Mt. Gilead, OH 43338.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to be serving Scott’s family and you may express your condolences to them by visiting

  • I’m so sorry for your loss. Your son was an amazing young man. He will be missed. His eyes and smile would light up a room and put a smile on your face. Every time he would walk into my house his laughter would fill the room. I loved him dearly and can’t believe his sunshine wiil not brighten my days. My heart hurts for your family and his beautiful daughter.

  • I’m so sorry to hear of Scott passing .Scott was an amazing young man .I’d only met him a few times at softball games and everyone who mentioned him talked about what a great coach and father he was . Scott will be missed by all.

  • We are so sorry for your loss,Dawn. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
    The Robinsons

  • I am so sorry for your loss!! Scott was an amazing man. I had the honor of being a close friend to him. Scott holds a special place in my heart. He will be missed by many. Prayers for you and your family!!!

  • I’m so sorry to hear about Scotts passing, Scott was a great person,and friend. I feel blessed to have known Scott and become good friends..he will never be forgotten, and always hold a spot in my thoughts and heart goes out to you,Art,Sandy and Dawn..

  • My heart aches for the loss of your son and brother, it aches for my granddaughter kierra, my daughter Kara and for myself. I thought of Scott as my own son and I will cherish my memories of him and his outgoing personality. He brought so much joy to peoples lives around him… He was a wonderful father and loved his daughter more than anything. I love you guys and you have my deepest sympathies.

  • So sorry for your loss!! He was much too young to pass!. Our prayers are with you as we know how hard it is to lose a child. God Bless!

  • I remember Scott playing in our backyard with us when we were kids. He was a very nice guy. He will be missed. Sorry for your loss. …..hugs and prayers.

  • He will be in my heart and mind forever and always . He has such an amazing caring heart. I don’t know what to do without him he’s such a hard worker. He is such a kind young man and he was my coach for two or three years I love him with all my heart. My prayers go out to his sister Dawn his mom and dad Sandy and Art and his daughter Kierra and the rest of the family I love u all so much.

  • My heart goes out to Art and Sandy there is nothing worse than loosing a child regardless of there age Scott was such a great kid one of the most polite and respectful young man I know they say god takes the best first . RIP Scott you will be missed
    Aunt Shirley

  • He will be in mind and heart forever and always. He has such an amazing caring heart. I don’t know what to do without him he’s such a hard worker.he is such a kind young man he was my softball coach for two or three years I love Scott with all my heart . He is such an fabulous father and friend. My prayers go out to his mom and dad Sandy and Art his daughter Kierra and his Sister Dawn and no the rest of his family I love you guys with all my heart rest in peace Scott love you forever and did always it feels like I talked to you an hour ago.

  • Scott and I worked together last year. Hard worker, kind heart and such a good guy..was a pleasure to know him even if it was for 1 year. Rip friend.

  • I haven’t seen Scott since my high school years but what a tremendous heart he always had and a truly wonderful smile. My deepest sympathies to you all. Hugs and prayers!

  • Me and my 3 brothers Mike,Brian ,and Jake are sorry for your loss,when we were kids we lived behind scott and his family we played together and went to school with scott ,he was a great kid,our thoughts and prayers are with u all at this time

  • I am so sorry for your loss Sandy…your husbands and your family’s. I didn’t know your loving son Scott….but I have been reading the comments from those who do and he sounds amazing. I pray your many memories will sustain you and give you comfort. May God be with you.

  • We are so sorry for you loss. Scott was a great kid and I remember him and Jeremie being together many times after school as they were growing up. He will be missed. Our prayers are with your family as you remember Scott and all the good times. God bless.

  • Sorry for your loss. Scott was a great guy. He will be dearly missed by many. Thoughts and prayers for the entire family and all his friends. God Bless.

  • So sorry for your loss! Scott will be missed by us all. Met him when my son Jason (Bo) and Kierra became friends. He was a great guy!! Even when it was just him Scott would stop by Jason’s grandparents and take Jason for a ride in his Mustang. Which Jason loved!! My thoughts and prayers are with you all!!

  • We did not know your son, but we know what you maybe going thru and prays for his friends and family and our hearts goes out to his parents. Prays with you both

  • So sorry to hear about the passing of your son. You are all in my thoughts and my prayers. If you need anything please don’t hesitate to call.

  • Art and Family;

    I am so sorry to heard of the passing of Scott. We had some Summer’s together that I will remember. Remember out time with Art coaching us. Again I’m so sorry for your loss.

    Chad Disterdick

  • Art ans Sandy i am truly sorry for your loss, dawn, kara, and kierra you will forever b n my heart and prayers! I loved ur son from the day we met he was always such a good friend and i will forever miss him but will hold on to the memories i have with him for life! Saying good bye is gonna b the hardest thing ill ever do…i love u Scott……rest in peace baby!!

  • We were so sorry to hear that Scott had died. Our prayers for all of you. There are know words to say . May God give you strength one day at a time.

  • So sorry for your loss. He was a great kid. I remember the little league days when the boys played baseball together. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Sending love and hugs.

  • Aunt Sandy, Uncle Art, Dawn, Ericsson Kierra, Kara, and Everyone else…. I am so sorry about Scott…. He was a very good person and will be missed greatly… I love you guys! RIP.

  • Art & Sandy ..So sorry to hear about Scott.My heart goes out to you.Family is in my thoughts and prayers..

  • Art, Sandy and Dawn and family,
    So sorry for your lose.
    You are in my thoughts…
    Never forget the good times!
    R-I-P Scott

  • Art & Sandy, we are sorry for your loss! many good memories of Scott and your family from baseball days on!

  • To the Main family
    So sorry to here about Scott you are in our prayers.
    Remember and treasure the good times
    Love always Aunt Jane and family.

  • Art and Sandy and Family.
    We are so sorry to hear of Scott’s passing. Words can not ease your pain but know that we are praying for you all during this time. Blessings hugs and prayers to all
    Love Janie Sue and Everette.

  • Art and family news of a loss flows slowly and I just heard of it in Key. I am so sorry for your loss. I wish I had met him and got to know your family. But distance is hard on that. Our prayers are with you and yours. He will never be forgotten. We love you all.

  • Scott was pretty much my best friend. Never did I think I would be sitting here now writing this post. It’s been a week or so now sense you have left us. Life is not the same with out you. I had the blessing of being with him pretty often the last few months of his life. I just want to say to his parents you raised a outstanding man. He walked through this world with confidence. You have my deepest regards.You are in my prayers and my God be with you through this time of heartache
    By my friend I love you man.