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Jessie L. "Wimpy" Scott
Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home
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PULASKI/CLAXTON, Ga. — Jessie L. "Wimpy" Scott, 84, passed away April 10, 2018, at his home in Pulaski, Ga. 

The Tift County native resided in Evans County for many years and attended Eastside Baptist Church. He was a member of Bessie Tift Church in Tifton, Ga. 

He retired from the U.S. Air Force after 20 years of service, where he did a tour in Vietnam and two years in Holland.

Survivors: His wife, Janie Scott of Pulaski; three daughters, Lydgia (Kenny) Davis of Register; Harriet (Dave) Dunn of Cochran, Ga.; and Helen (Dale) McCorkle of Register; five grandchildren, Andy (Katie) Jones, Adam (Scottie) Davis, Justin (Lauren) Davis, Brittany (Johnny) McKenna, Mandy (George) Bass and Hannah and Sarah Dunn; and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation: Friday, April 13, 2018, 10 a.m. at J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home.

Funeral: Friday, April 13, 2018, 11 a.m. in J. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home chapel.

Burial: Veterans Cemetery, Glennville, Ga., Friday, April 13, 1 p.m.

Remembrance: Eastside Baptist Church, P.O. Box 66, Claxton, GA 30417; or Pulaski Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 113, Pulaski, GA 30451.

Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements; (912) 739-3338; www.nesmithfuneralhome.com.


Statesboro Herald, April 12, 2018

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