Scott, James Edward, Sr. (Tunnel Hill)

Thursday, February 28, 2013

James Edward Scott Sr., 57, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia, died on Wednesday, February 27, 2013. 

A native of Pennsylvania, James had lived in the Tunnel Hill area for the past 26 years and was a former employee of Strathaven Condominiums. 

He was preceded in death by his son, Joshua Adam Scott and father, John F. Scott. 

He is survived by his wife, Teresa Butler Scott of Tunnel Hill; mother, Phyllis Scott of Pennsylvania; three children, James Scott Jr. of Tunnel Hill, Timothy Francis (Kassie) Scott, of Birmingham, and Jeremy Dewayne (Sonya) Scott of Tunnel Hill; two sisters, Ruthie Bregande and Barbara Graci, both of Pennsylvania, 10 grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, in the funeral home chapel with Brother Don Self officiating. 

The family will receive friends on Saturday, from 10 a.m. until funeral time at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel, Ringgold. 

An online register book may be signed at

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