Obituary for Michael Scott Comer

Michael Scott Comer, 47, of Richmond, Va., passed away on March 6, 2021.

Born May 18, 1973 to Jerry and Carolyn Buckner Comer, Michael’s creative talents led him to attend Virginia Commonwealth University. He became a longtime resident of Richmond, Va., where he developed a passion for and career in the city’s restaurant industry. With his kind heart, quick wit, and big personality, he gained many friends.

He is  survived by his parents, Jerry and Carolyn Buckner Comer; sister Kimberly Hise, brother-in-law Dru Hise, and nephew Cameron Hise, all of Virginia Beach, Va.; and several loving uncles, aunts, cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Roy and Helen Buckner of Pulaski, Va. and Eugene and Dolores Comer of Rich Creek, Va.

Visitation will be held Friday, March 12, 2021 from 1:00-2:00pm and the service at 2:00pm at Bower Funeral Chapel, 1631 Bob White Boulevard, Pulaski. The burial will follow at Thornspring Cemetery in Pulaski, Va.

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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.