Originally created 09/14/03

Mrs. Rebecca Eugster (LOUISVILLE, Ga.)



LOUISVILLE, Ga. - Mrs. Rebecca Coleman Scott Eugster, 54, beloved wife of the late Max Eugster, passed away Friday, September 12, 2003, in the University Hospital in Augusta. Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m., Monday, September 15, 2003, in the Louisville United Methodist Church with the Rev. Pat Mayham officiating. Burial will be in the Louisville City Cemetery. Mrs. Eugster was the daughter of Jean Baldwin Coleman and the late Martin T. Coleman. Rebecca was born in Charleston, but raised in Augusta, where she attended Richmond Academy, earned a BA degree in English and Masters in Guidance Counseling. She taught in Jefferson County and Hephzibah Middle Schools, before becoming a counselor at Brian Merry and Warren Road Elementary Schools. Rebecca was a long time resident of Louisville attending First Baptist Church and later becoming a member of the United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday school and sang in the choir. She was a devoted wife and loving mother to her two sons, Winfield Scott and the late Mitchell Scott. Survivors include one son, Winfield Scott; her former husband, Ed Scott of Johnston; mother, Jean Baldwin Coleman of Jacksonville, Fla.; two sisters, Elizabeth McCormick of McCormick and Joanna Coleman of Jacksonville, Fla.; two brothers, David Coleman of Jacksonville, Fla. and Robert Coleman of Tallahassee, Fla.; one niece, Rachel Porter, Jacksonville, Fla.; and a stepson, Robert Eugster of Atlanta. Visitation will be held Sunday evening August 14, 2003, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Southern Heritage Funeral Home in Louisville. Southern Heritage Funeral Home of Louisville is in charge of the arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle September 14, 2003