Mrs. Evelyn Scott, 79, of Riverdale, passed away Nov. 25, 2005. She was a homemaker.

Surviving are her husband, John T. “Cap” Scott; children, Barbara Ann “BJ” Johnson of Newnan, Glen Randolph Scott of Cleveland, Ga., Charlie Scott of Newnan and Beverly Curtis of Riverdale; brother, Fred Mauldin of Fitzgerald; sister, Mary Frances Taylor of Culloden, Ga.; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005 at 2 p.m. at Emmanuel Baptist Church, with the Rev. Hinton Harris and the Rev. Bill Barner officiating. Remains will be placed in state at 1 p.m. at Interment King Cemetery. The family will receive friends today (Saturday) from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Ford-Stewart Funeral Home Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge. (770) 210-2700.