Christopher "Kit" Scripp, 81, of Bayard, W.Va., passed away, Thursday, January 21, 2021, at Garrett County Memorial Hospital, Oakland, Md.
Born February 23, 1939 in Kempton, Md. he was the son of the late, Tony F. Scripp, Sr. and Mary Y. (Kuhn) Scripp. In addition to his parents he also was preceded in death by three sisters, Sandy Huffman Bennett and infants, Karen and Betty Zane Scripp
Kit served in the United States Army before beginning a 41 year career with WMATA (DC Metro) earning the distinction of being named employee of the year in 2001.
Kit was a member of the Mt. Storm Presbyterian Church.
Kit is survived by his wife of 46 years, Judith Scripp; Son, Tony "Shane" Scripp; daughters, Kathleen Crosby (Keith), Terry L. Miller; three granddaughters, Jamie Crosby, Jessica Anduray (Danny) and Katie Barricklow (Drew); siblings, Tony Scripp, Jr. (Marian), Ronald "Bob" Scripp (Charlotte), Ramona Adams, Kathy Pelle and Jeff Scripp; brother in law, Jack Howard and many nieces,nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
At his request Kit donated his body to the WVU Gifts Registry.
A Celebration of Life service will be conducted on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at the Bayard Church of God with Pastor Joey Thomas officiating.