Deborah Helen Lee Scott
Currently unmarried; divorced from Dan Scott
Son, Nathan Scott
; daughter-in-law Haley James Scott
Brother, Cooper Lee
Former brother-in-law Keith Scott
(deceased); former parents-in-law Royal and May Scott; and grandson Jamie Scott
, Nathan and Haley's son.
Current co-owner and investor for Karen's TRIC nightclub. Deb also is a partner with Karen and works with her in her cafe. Deb has also worked for various charities helping to raise money for AIDS research.
Deb battled an addiction to prescription pain medication following Nathan's race car accident in "I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning
". She underwent rehab treatments, nearly overdosed on pills, but is currently sober.
Deb met Dan during their freshman orientation at UNC. After months of dating, Deb found out she was pregnant and Dan and Deb moved back to Tree Hill to get married and raise their son, Nathan. Deb revealed to Nathan that when Nathan was younger she left Dan for another man, but ended up coming back to him when she realized she might lose Nathan. During her and Dan's divorce in season 1, Deb slept with Keith in "The Games That Play Us
". In season 3, Dan finally gave Deb a divorce.