Herbert Charles Scott, 82, passed away on Sunday, September 18, 2022 at his home in Terry, MS. Visitation will be held at Chancellor Funeral Home in Byram, MS on Thursday, September 22, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and again on Friday, September 23, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. until the service, beginning at 11:00 a.m. Internment will follow at Lakewood South Memorial Park in Jackson, MS.
A long-time resident of Terry, MS., Charles was born in Double Spring, AL. on December 24, 1939 to George and Mae Knight Scott. He was employed by Borden Dairy for more than 25 years.
After retirement, he developed a love for woodworking, yard art, being outdoors and, cooking. Charles had a great love for family and friends, especially when food was included. There was never a dull moment between his humor and practical jokes. He was a long-time, active member of First Baptist Terry and the lions Club.
Charles was the last survivor of his seven siblings and the oldest living Scott male. He is survived by his wife, Alice Scott of Terry; daughter Jackie (David) Kelly of Brandon, MS.; son Jason (Vanessa) Scott of Montgomery, TX.; and “Daughters” Jana Buford and Michelle Prewitt of Terry, MS.; grandchildren Brad (Alisha) Love, Blair (Bryan) Hammon and, Kaylee Scott, Allie Jean Scott and Ayrinn Kelly; and six (6) great grandchildren.
Proceeding in death by parents, two brothers and five sisters, son Jeff and grandson Cory.
Charles was not only the love of Alice’s life for 63 years but, in love together for 63 years.
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