Tom McKinley Scott Jr.

Published 12:01 am Friday, August 26, 2016

NATCHEZ — Services for Tom McKinley “Swangin” Scott Jr., 58, of Natchez, who died Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016, at Our Lady of the Lake Medical Center in Baton Rouge, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Zion Flower Baptist Church with the Rev. Kenneth Stanton officiating.  08:26 TomScottJr. obitpic

Burial will follow at Sunset View Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Bateaste Memorial Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home and from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church.

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Mr. Scott was self-employed as a painter and a carpenter.

He was a member of St. Mark Baptist Church No. 2.

Mr. Scott was preceded in death by his mother, Helen Scott; his father, Tom Scott Sr.; two sisters, Sybrenna McBride and Thelma Dixon; and one brother, Larry Scott.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara “Shady” Scott; two sons, Tom Watts and Tom Scott; and three sisters, Diane Griffin, Theresa Matthews and Bobbie Phipps.