John D. Scott, 76, formerly of Hazlehurst, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008.
Services were held Saturday, Feb. 2, from Elmwood Funeral Home Chapel, Abilene, TX, with Pastor Scott Beard officiating. Interment was in Elmwood Memorial Park with full military honors.
Local survivors include: sister, Inez and husband, Charles Jenkins, and brother, Ellison and wife Josie Scott, all of Hazlehurst. Other survivors include: wife, Delphia Scott; son, John A. Scott; daughters, Wanda Catchings, Valerie McKinney, Angela and Warren Williams, Tracy and Scott Naber, and Paula and Phil Brown; brothers, William and Delores Scott, Preston and Regina Scott, Walter and Rebecca Scott, Roger and Shirley Scott, and Arthur and Kathy Scott; 14 grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.