Former NASCAR owner and Hilton Head resident dies – Island Packet

Former NASCAR team owner Harry White Scott Jr., of Hilton Head Island, died Wednesday. He was 51.

His family said in statement that he died but did not disclose details.

A memorial service is planned for 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. Luke’s Church on the island, according to The Island Funeral Home and Crematory.

“Harry will be remembered as a loving family man and successful business owner. We ask that everyone please keep Harry’s smile, generosity and essential kindness in your thoughts and prayers,” the family’s statement said.

Scott owned HScott Motorsports, which ran teams in the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup series from 2013 until last season.