Richard Scott Osborne, Nashville, Tenn., died Monday, Dec. 28, 2015, at his home.

He was the son of Richard and Barbara Scott Osborne. He was a graduate of Vanderbilt University with a bachelorís degree in English and graduate of Columbia University with a masterís degree in Journalism. He was a native of Kansas.

He was a producer.

Survivors include his wife, Rebecca.

Memorials are suggested to Nashville Humane Association, Metro Animal Care and Control, or ASPCA (

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