Charles Lee "Tennessee" Scott, a former employee of J.E. Merit and resident of Geismar, La., passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Aug. 24. He was 56 and a native of Savannah.
Visiting will be at Shackelford Funeral Home, Savannah, on Thursday, Aug. 27, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., and on Friday, from 11 am until religious services in the funeral home chapel at 1 p.m. Burial to follow in Memory Gardens, Savannah.
He is survived by his father, Dudley Scott; mother, Marjorie Boatwright Burross; three daughters, Shonda Hillensbeck and husband Brian, Stacy Cook and husband Kevin, and Samantha Lobell and husband Michael; son, Josh Hite and wife Christie; four sisters, Lisa, Theresa, Gloria, and Becky; two brothers, Pete and Scotty; six grandchildren, Ashlynne, Kennedy, Ethan, Paytlin, Patience and Alex.
He was preceded in death by his step father, David Elvis Burross. Charles enjoyed music and attending concerts. He was also very good at playing the piano and keyboard.
Cecil Scott, 86, of Savannah, died Wednesday, May 13.
He was born in Waterloo, Ala., son of the late Eli and Ruth Smith Scott. He was united in marriage to Polly Loucile Hunt, who survives.
Mr. Scott worked as a janitor for the Hardin County School System at Walker Elementary School for many years before retiring.
Services were held Friday, May 15, at Shackelford Chapel with Rev. Gerald Davis officiating. Burial was in Memory Gardens.
In addition to his wife Polly, he is survived by a son, Audrey Scott Jr. of Savannah; two daughters, Louise Murphy of Savannah and Bonnie Scott of Bethel Springs; three brothers, Marion, Meredith and Ernie Scott; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and two step-great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Lloyd and Thomas Scott; and a sister, Nellie Rinks.
Charles William Malone, 44, of Savannah, died Thursday, Oct. 1.
He was born in Detroit, Mich., the son of Hazel Dean Stults and the late William Lawrence Malone. He was united in marriage to Sherry Hendrix, who survives.
Mr. Malone worked for ISI Insulation System. He had also worked for American Food Service and Williams Cabinet Shop. He was a member of Campground United Methodist Church.
Services were held on Sunday, Oct. 4, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Don Lee, Greg Eaton officiating. Burial was in the Campground Cemetery at Hardin County.
In addition to his wife Sherry, he is survived by his mother, Hazel Stults; three sons, Luke William, Samuel J. and Jacob A. Malone, all of Savannah; a brother, Johnny Malone of Savannah; two sisters, Theresa Brock of Cumberland City, Tenn., Jeannie Durbin of Olive Hill.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Terry Malone.
Cecil Fay House was born in Hardin County on Nov. 11, 1925, the son of the late Dalmer and Esther Harrison House.
Mr. House was a foreman for 33 years for Tennessee Valley Electric Co-Operative. He was a United States Army Veteran. Mr. House was a member of Savannah Church of Christ. Mr. House loved yard work.
He departed this life on Saturday, Aug. 22, at the Hardin Medical Center in Savannah, at the age of 83 years, 9 months and 11 days.
Mr. House is survived by two daughters, Vicki Carroll and her husband Dennis and Celia White and her husband Jerry, both of Savannah, and one son, Mark House of Savannah; three grandchildren, Jeremy Winborn, Keenan Fowlkes and her husband Michael and Brianna “BB” House.
Other than his parents, he was also preceded in death by one sister, Grace Ables and one infant brother.
Services were held on Tuesday, Aug. 25, at 3:00 p.m., at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Howard Rogers officiating. Burial was in the Savannah Cemetery at Savannah.
Cathy Jones, 55, of Hardin County, died Saturday, April 18.
She was born in Hardin County, the daughter of R.C. Middleton and the late Ruby Nona Brown Mitchell. She was united in marriage to Jackie Harris Jones, who survives.
Mrs. Jones was a seamstress for Cross-Country Apparel. She was a member of Covey Chapel Church.
Services were held on Tuesday, April 21, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah, with Steven Moore officiating. Burial was in the Savannah Cemetery.
In addition to her husband Jackie, she is survived by a son, James Porter Jones of Savannah; three brothers, Johnny Mitchell of Morris Chapel, Randy Mitchell and Raymond Middleton, both of Savannah; five sisters, Debbie Mullins, Teresa Harville, Patsy Brown, Tammy Hunt, and Pam Burks, all of Savannah; four grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Jackie Allen Jones.