Jeremy “Scott” Lovin, 41, Hays, died Monday, Oct. 2 , 2017, at Hays Medical Center.

He was born Oct. 10, 1975, in Kansas City, Mo. He was a 1994 graduate of Hays High School and pursued three degrees from Colby Community College and Fort Hays State University, and he had attained his master’s degree and was working on his doctorate.

He was a clerk at different types of businesses.

Survivors include his father, Richard D. Lovin, Ellis; two brothers, James Brungardt, Victoria, and Bill Hankins, WaKeeney; and two sisters, Danielle Anderson, Ellis, and Kathy Zahn, WaKeeney.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Carol (Jones) McGuine; and his grandparents.

A family hosted memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church, Ellis.

Memorials are suggested to Jeremy Scott Lovin Funeral Fund in care of 106 E. 10th, Ellis, KS 67637.