Jo Ann Player Scott passed away Friday, March 6, 2020 at Atrium Health Pineville in Charlotte, NC. She was 79 years old.
Jo Ann was born on April 26, 1940 to the late Carl Player and Eva Lockey Johnson. She was from the McColl area and was married to the late Albert Tabor “Buck” Scott, Jr. Jo Ann liked to stay busy and was always up for an opportunity to go out to eat, shopping, or simply piddling around with her family. She loved the Christmas season with all it offered, from the decorations and lights to the beautiful music. She really enjoyed the outdoors and spending time out by her pool. She especially enjoyed spending time with her family.
Jo Ann was preceded in death by her parents and husband, listed above; son, Tony Scott; brother, Carl Player; and infant children, Carl Albert Scott and Tiffany Marie Scott.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, daughters, Teresa Oxendine (Daniel Page) and Tammy Johnson (Tony) both of McColl, SC; sisters, Sue “Aunt Susie” Player Caviness of Gibson, NC, and Barbara Bledsoe (Floyd) of Tatum, SC; grandchildren, Tassy Scott, Toni Lynn Scott, Moses Oxendine, Kody Scott, Chasity Locklear; 11 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and many other beloved family members and friends.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at Roger Funeral Home in McColl, officiated by Rev. Jerry Springs. Burial will follow at Rogers Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to McLeod Hospice House, C/O McLeod Health Foundation, P.O Box 10055, Florence, SC 29502-0551.
Online condolences may be made at www.rogersofmccoll.com.
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