Jean Thaxton Scott

Friday, January 4, 2008

Jean Thaxton Scott

Mrs. Jean Thaxton Scott, 90, of Shelbyville died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at Bedford County Medical Center.

Mrs. Scott was a native of Coffee County. She was a retired educator and a member of the Fairlane Church of Christ. She taught at Lewisburg Middle School from 1959 to 1966.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter Houston and Lester Betty Meadows Thaxton; and three sisters: Ruby Nobles, Mary Anthony and Lillie Riddle.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years, James C. Scott of Shelbyville; son, Ronald (Cathy) Scott of Murfreesboro; daughter, Jeanie Elizabeth (Glenn) Raymond of Lewisburg; and four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 4, at Fairlane Church of Christ, with Geoff Giesermann and Russ Countess officiating, followed by burial in Wilkes Cemetery, Culleoka.

Memorials may be made to the James and Jean Scott Scholarship at Freed Hardeman University.