CHARLESTON -- Blondell "Verdia" Scott, 62, died Nov. 6, 2008, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born Sept. 30, 1946, in Thompson Bend, to the late Robert and Beatrice Rush Scott, she retired from the Mississippi County Detention Center where she was a cook.
Survivors include: eight sisters, Thelma Jarrett of Chicago, Earline Webb and Ola Mae Hamilton of Kansas City, Dolly Brewer, Rose McCain and Lisa Scott of Charleston, Lois Scott of Los Angeles and Debra Gale of LaBelle, Fla.; five brothers, Robert Lee Scott of Chicago Heights, Joe Scott, Johnny Scott and Wayne Scott of Charleston and Garry Scott of Kansas City.
Visitation is from noon until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Opportunity Church of God in Christ in Charleston. Steve Betts, pastor, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.
Williams Funeral Home of Charleston is in charge of arrangements.