Barney graduated from Thompson Falls High School, June 1968 and soon after enlisted in the Navy. He retired from the Navy after serving 23 years. He loved the Navy and was so proud to be a veteran.
Barney married Pamela Feinner on March 20, 2008. The last few years Barney and Pamela split their living time equally between Phoenix and Thompson Falls.
Barney is survived by his daughter Christian Henry, sister Frances Scott, stepsister Colleen Rodgers, granddaughter Ariel Henry, and nieces Andrea Krause and Michelle Ullman.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas William Scott and Lois Gill Denison, son Jared Scott, grandson Riley Henry, stepfathers Robert Gill and Rex Denison, and stepsister Nancy Kyle.
Barney loved his family, Montana, the Navy, his guitar, his VW bus Rosie, his VW bug Blanca, the Diamondbacks and his dogs, Chief and Mocha.
He will be missed.