Scott Dean Ashe, age 46, of Sylva passed Thursday, April 6, 2017. Scott was born in Jackson County on August 28, 1970, to Mary Lou Ashe and the late Henry P. Ashe. He was a man who loved to be outdoors; fishing, camping, ginseng digging and he especially loved it when it snowed. He enjoyed working construction with his brother at Mike Ashe Construction. In addition to his mother Mary Lou Ashe of Sylva, NC he is survived by one daughter Joni Danielle Ashe of Mt. Holly, NC, two brothers Mike Ashe (Wanda) of Webster, NC and Rev. Tommy Ashe (Susan) of Whittier, NC, one sister Sheila Ashe of Sylva, NC. One niece, one nephew, one great niece and two great nephews also survive. Scott is also survived by his loving fiancé Lynn Middleton. Funeral services will be held Monday, April 10, 2017 at 1:30 pm in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with Rev. Tommy Ashe officiating. Burial will follow the service at Stillwell Cemetery. Appalachian Funeral Services are handling the arrangements.