Mrs. Louise Bennett Scott, age 91, of Eagleville, Tennessee, died Thursday, June 21, 2012 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Mrs. Scott was born in Rutherford County and was a daughter of the late Stephen Elmore “Shack” and Tobitha White Bennett. She was a homemaker, and for several years, was employed with White Stag Manufacturing as a garment inspector. Later, she worked for Riches, Inc. of Murfreesboro as a quality control inspector. Mrs. Scott was a member of the Eagleville United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Norman D. “Mutt” Scott and a son Jimmy “Shack” Scott. Mrs. Scott is survived by daughters, Ellie L. (James R.) Wilkinson, Eagleville, TN, Norma Johnsey, Jackson, TN; grandchildren, James Ricky (Angie) Wilkinson, Chris Moore, Tracey (Phillip) Rogers, Andy (Sheri) Moore, Jonah (Jessica) Moore; five great grandchildren and nieces, Mary Ellen Loyd and Bithie Sue King. Family members will receive friends on Saturday, June 23, 2012 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 24, 2012 from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Jim Lawyer officiating. Burial will follow in Bennett Cemetery, Eagleville, TN.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233, www.lawrencefuneral.net in charge of arrangements