John David Scobey
October 7, 1922
May 11, 2008
Lipscomb High School - Nashville (High School)
1940-41 Lipscomb College - Tennessee (College)
1941-42 Lipscomb College - Tennessee (College)
1942-43 Vanderbilt University (College)
1944-45 Vanderbilt University (College)
1947-48 Nashville Vols (SPBL)
Scobey lettered in basketball, baseball and track while at Lipscomb. He transferred to Vanderbilt after a couple years at Lipscomb. Scobey entered the U.S. Navy during World War 2, and after the war finished his education at Vanderbilt.
After a stint with the Nashville Vols in 1947-48, Scobey worked as an accountant and eventually would become the vice-mayor of Nashville. He also was football official in the SEC for 25 years.
Scobey had two sons and three daughters.