Originally created 07/06/99

Rev. Grant Scott Jr.



MILLEN, Ga. -- The Rev. Grant Scott Jr., 84, of 421 Tubman Lane, died Thursday, July 1, 1999, at Columbia Augusta Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at First McCoy Baptist Church with the Rev. Judson Scott officiating.

The Rev. Scott, a native of Screven County, had lived in Millen most of his life. He was a minister and a member of First McCoy Baptist Church and volunteered in church ministries throughout the area.

Survivors include his wife, Pearlie R. Scott; five sons, Charlie Scott, Hamp Scott, Genesis Scott and Charles Edward Young, all of Millen, and Jerry Young, Bridgeton, N.J.; six daughters, Ocie Reed, Irene D. Cummings, Rozzie Wright and Annie Bell Scott, all of Millen, Annie Ruth Davis, Portal, and Kay Frances Ashley, Sardis; a sister, Nina "Tiny" Oliver, New York; and 37 grandchildren and 38 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Dwight's Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle July 6, 1999