"And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away."
Revelation 21:4 KJV
Mr. Charles Henry Scott, Jr. was born on September 26, 1948 in Florence, South Carolina to Charlie Henry Scott and Evelyn Stella Billups Scott. On Sunday, January 27, 2013, Charles entered into eternal rest after an extended illness.
He attended the public schools of Florence District One and graduated from Wilson High School in the Class of 1968. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War from August 29, 1968 to April 27, 1970. His commendations included: Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Vietnam Service Medal. Charles was employed with E. I. Dupont Corporation for many years before retiring.
Charles was a member of Wayside Chapel Baptist Church.
He was married to Paulette Deloris James Scott for 40 years. To this union three children were born.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Walter Scott; and a sister, Aileen Robinson.
Left to cherish precious memories and carry on his legacy are: his wife, Paulette Deloris Scott of the home; one son, Carlton Ontavian Scott of Florence, SC; two daughters, Charalois Yvonne Scott of the home and Chanada Natasha (Christopher) Slocum of Florence, SC; seven grandchildren; one sister, Eva Mae Cobb of Washington, DC; two brothers, Roland Randolph (Linda) Scott of Marion, SC and Glenn Astor (Brenda) Scott of Florence, SC; his stepmother, Mamie P. Scott of Florence, SC; eight step siblings, Debbie Paige-Cain, Ronnie Mack, George (Lisa) Mack, and Don C. Morris, all of Florence, SC; Melvin (Sandra) Mack of Lake View, SC; Sallie A. Mack of Springfield, MA; Vickie D. Thomas and Denise V Morris of Columbus, GA; father-in-law, Willie James of Florence, SC; four sister -in-law, Louise Scott and Janie (Edward) Scott of Maryland; Beulah James of Florence, SC and Helen Williams of North Carolina; one brother-in-law, Sam (Juanita) James of Florence, SC; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
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