Funeral services for  Mr. George Hampton “Hamp” Scott,
80, of Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Friday,
June   21,  2013,  at  Anderson  –  Upper  Cumberland  Funeral
Home   in   Gainesboro,  TN.  Burial  will  follow  in  the  Fairview
Cemetery in the Fairview community of Jackson County, TN.

 The family will receive friends on Wednesday from  5  P.M. – 9
P.M., Thursday  from  12  Noon – 9 P.M., and Friday  from  10
A.M. until time of services.

 He  passed  away  on  Tuesday,  June  18,  2013,  at  Mabry
Health  Care  Center  in  Gainesboro,  TN,  after   an   extended
illness.
    
 He  was  born  January  25,  1933,  in   the   Scott  Hollow  in
Jackson  County,  TN,  to  the  late   
Morgan   Lee   Scott  and
Martha Mamie Scott. On  December  3, 1953, he was married
to
Virgie Marie Smith Scott, who survives. He  was  a  lifelong
farmer,  and  a  member  of  the  Harmony Church of Christ.  He
attended  school  at  the  Pacific  School  in  the  Roaring  River
community, and the Fairview School.

 In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death by
1
Son:  
Joe Dennis Scott;  3  Sisters: Mary Johnson Pound, Sally
Masters,  and  Myrtle Phillips;  
2  Brothers:  Walton  Scott  and
Curtis Scott;  
2  Step-Grandsons: Garry Ellis and Michael Ellis;
his
Father and Mother-in-Law: Henry D. and Bessie Smith;  8
Brothers-in-Law:  
Robert,  Harvey,  Lonnie  and  Eldon  Smith,
Howard Johnson,  Carl  Pound,  Oplis  Stewart,   and   Thurman
Phillips; and
2 Sisters-in-Law: Janie Smith and Doris Smith.

 Survivors   include   his   
Wife: Virgie  Marie  Smith  Scott  of
Gainesboro,   TN;    
4   Sons:   Danny  (Wanda)  Scott,  Ronnie
(Shirley)  Scott,   and   Tim Scott,  all  of  Gainesboro,  TN,  and
Harold Scott  of  Lebanon,  TN;
 1  Daughter:  Teresa  Scott  of
Gainesboro, TN;
4 Grandchildren: Matt (Marsha) Scott, Phillip
(Lisa) Scott, Carol (Steven) Phillips, and Summer Scott;
1 Step-
Granddaughter:        
Jennifer    (Mike)    Keith;      1      Great-
Granddaughter:   
Lyndsay  Scott;   3   Step-Great   Grandchildren:
Blake Ballard, Gracie Brown,  and  Justin Younger;
4 Brothers:
Andy (Anna) Scott, Richard Scott,  and  Jerry (Nancy) Scott,  all
of  Gainesboro,  TN,  and  Odell  (Marie)  Scott  of  the  Dodson
Branch  community  of  Jackson  County;   
3   Sisters:   Matilda
Stewart and Cathy (Charles) Stafford, all of Cookeville, TN, and
Carolyn (Wade) Burris of Gainesboro, TN;  
1   Brother-in-Law:
Revel Masters of Cookeville, TN;  and  
1  Sister-in-Law:  Dean
Smith of Watertown, TN.

 Bro. Don Bryant,   Bro. O’Neal Huffines,   Harold Scott,    and
Danny Scott will officiate at the services.
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