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Jeanette (Jones) Scott

June 21, 1931 ~ January 25, 2024 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Jeanette Scott Obituary

Mrs. Jeanette Jones Scott, fondly known by her family as “JJ”, age 92, of Vidalia, died Thursday, January 25, 2023 at The Oaks Bethany in Vidalia.  She was a native of Mt. Vernon, Georgia and lived in Vidalia most her life.  She was a graduate of Brewton Parker College, and attended Georgia Teachers College in Statesboro.  She taught at Toombs Central School in 1950-1951, leaving the profession to raise a family.  In 1964, she joined the Georgia Department of Human Services division of Family and Children Services, where she worked for twenty-seven years until her retirement in 1992.  She had a passion for helping others, and in her later years, was a substitute teacher.  She was an Auxilian volunteer at Meadows Regional Medical Center.  She loved her church, and was a member of First United Methodist Church, currently named Vidalia Cornerstone Church, for over 73 years.  She was a member of the Era Alexander Sunday School class and the United Methodist Women.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Erwin C. Scott, Sr.; son, Erwin (Buddy) C. Scott, Jr.; daughter, Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Connell; grandson, Cory Lynwood Scott; parents, Sidney Middleton Jones and Cora Lee Lancaster Jones; brothers, Elmer Jones and Otho Jones; and sisters, Mary Jones, Ruby J. Reagan and Gertrude J. Seals.

Her family includes three daughters, Sylvia Gay Scott of Soperton, Debbie S. Zorn and husband Chris of Vidalia, and Cathie S. Campbell and husband Steve of Lyons; nine grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends in the chapel of Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home on Saturday afternoon, January 27th, from 12:30 until just prior to the funeral service at 2:00 with Reverend David Blalock officiating.  Burial will follow at Pine Crest Cemetery.

Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home of Vidalia is in charge of arrangements.

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Visitation
Saturday
January 27, 2024

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home
310 North Street West, P O Box 308
Vidalia, GA 30475

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 27, 2024

2:00 PM
Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home
310 North Street West, P O Box 308
Vidalia, GA 30475

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