Richard Scott Bazen, 59 of Archdale passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2023. Born September 29, 1963 in Guilford County, he is a son of the late Loranzie Bazen and Doris Simmons Bazen of Trinity. Mr. Bazen was a well-loved and dedicated father, son, friend and brother. He was the owner of Midstate Waterproofing. In his younger years he enjoyed racing go carts for more than a decade and then moved up to late model stock car racing which he did with the support of his family. When his sons were young he enjoyed coaching their soccer teams for many years. In addition to his father Mr. Bazen was preceded in death by two brothers, Leonard Bazen and Chris Bazen.
Mr. Bazen is survived by two sons, Cameron Bazen of Archdale and Trevor Bazen (Natalie Jarrett) of Thomasville. Scott is also survived by his partner Christy Hedrick of Archdale and her children, Kaitlyn Melville and Ryan Hedrick. He is also survived by a sister Teresa Wilson (Jeff) of Thomasville, sister-in-law Amy Lax of Archdale and nieces and nephews, Chad Bazen (Amber), Lindsey Bazen Buchser (John), Shawn Bazen, Ashley Serrano (Josh), Jessica Bolton (Trevor), Jacob Briles (Caroline), Misty Robertson (Josh) and numerous great nieces and nephews.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Richard Scott Bazen will be held 6:00 pm Monday March, 20, 2023 in the chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale with the Reverend Roger Carmichael officiating. The family will greet friends following the service.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorials be given to the American Cancer Society, 7027 Albert Pick Rd, Greensboro, NC 27409 or the Heart Association, www.heart association/give. Arrangements by Cumby Family Funeral Service, Archdale.