Originally created 08/29/00

Mr. Emmitt Sconyers Sr.



BRISTOW, Okla. - Mr. Emmitt Harold Sconyers Sr., 71, died Friday, Aug. 25, 2000, at Hillcrest Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Hendley, Rountree and Powell Funeral Home, Swainsboro, Ga., with Tommy Rountree officiating. Burial will be in Old Canoochee Cemetery, Canoochee, Ga.

Mr. Sconyers, a native of Emanuel County, Ga., was a Navy veteran and had retired as a farmer and carpenter. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.

Survivors include four sons, Emmitt Sconyers Jr. and Wayne Sconyers, both of Bristow, Dana Sconyers, Claremore, and Carl Sconyers, Monkey Island; a daughter, Stacia Stubblefield, Bristow; two sisters, Louise Rountree, Twin City, Ga., and Sarah Heath, Langley; and 18 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Emmitt Sconyers Jr., Wayne Sconyers, Carl Sconyers, Dana Sconyers, James Allen Rountree and David Rountree.

Friends may call at the residence of Louise Rountree, Clearview Apartments, Twin City.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.