John Farrell Scott Obituary

Published: Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 10:01 AM.

John Farrell Scott, 84, of Marianna died Tuesday, May 13, 2014 in Calhoun County.

John was born in Alford, FL and lived in Port St. Joe for more than 20 years where he worked for the Port St. Joe Paper Company and Basic Magnesium. He spent most of his life in Jackson County where he was the Owner/Operator of Scott's Gladiolus Farm.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Leslie and Myrtle Davis Scott;  three brothers, Golden, Gene and Davis Scott; one sister, Phyllis Scott.

He is survived by his wife, Wandis Daniels Scott of Marianna; two sons, John Carlton Scott and wife, Vicki, William Sim Scott and wife, Donna all of Marianna; one daughter, Sandra Watson and husband, Craig of Blountstown; One brother, Pete Scott and wife, Alice of Alford; one sister, Annette Williams and husband, Jimmy of Panama City; seven grandchildren and spouses; nine great grandchildren.

Funeral services were 10 a.m. Friday, May 16, 2014 at First Baptist Church of Marianna with Dr. Mark Long and Rev. Jim McIntosh officiating. Burial will follow in the Alford City Cemetery with James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel directing.

The family received friends from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014 at First Baptist Church of Marianna.

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