- Last Updated on 05:42 PM 06/26/12
Deacon George Daniel Scott of Alphonse Dairy Road, South Boston died Monday, June 25, at South Boston Manor Nursing Home at the age of 84.
Deacon Scott was born in Halifax County on April 29, 1928 to the late Mr. Benjamin Scott and Mrs. Earnestine Daniel Scott. He was married to the late Mrs. Flossie Jackson Scott and was a member of Jeter Chapel Baptist Church. Deacon Scott retired from Burlington Industries after 40 years of service and was a United States Army veteran.
Deacon Scott is survived by his children, Mr. Joseph H. Jackson and wife Victoria, Mr. Anthony J. Scott and wife Brenda, all of South Boston, Ms. Doris W. Scott of Staunton, Mr. Larry D. Scott and Mrs. Ruth Medley and husband Henry, all of South Boston; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a host of other loving relatives and caring friends. In addition to his wife and parents, Deacon Scott was preceded in death by one daughter, Ms. Karen K. Scott.
Funeral services for Deacon Scott will be Friday, June 29, at 11 a.m. at Jeter Chapel Baptist Church with the Rev. Antori D. Brown officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with military rites by American Legion Post 99.
The family is receiving friends at the residence, 1122 Alphonse Dairy Road, South Boston.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.