Mr. Roosevelt Scott, of Bonifay, Florida, formerly of Greenwood, Florida transitioned from life temporal to life eternal on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at Doctors Memorial Hospital in Bonifay, Florida.
He was a member of Hoskie Missionary Baptist Church in Greenwood, Florida.
A graveside service of memory will be held on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 1:00 PM in the Mount Tabor Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery located at 3695 Poplar Spring Road in Marianna, Florida 32446 where the Reverend Dwight D. Cockerham, Sr. is pastor with the Reverend Derrick Roulhac and the Reverend Allen Scott officiating. Vann Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
A public viewing will be held on Friday, January 7, 2022 from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Vann Funeral Home.
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Guidance will be followed for the graveside service and public viewing.
He leaves to celebrate his legacy of love a devoted family:
Five Daughters: Gloria of Detroit, Michigan; Nanette Barnes of South Carolina; Elaine (Gene) of Dunn, North Carolina; Leesa Steele of Panama City, Florida and Barbara of Orlando, Florida
Five Sons: Roosevelt (Mary Ann) Scott Jr. of Rancho Cordova, California; Kenneth Lloyd Scott of Winter Park, Florida; David Scott of Sacramento, California; Terry (Evelyn) Ponds of Warner Robins, Georgia and Rodney Scott of Pensacola, Florida
One Sister: Minnie of Pensacola, Florida
Thirteen Grandchildren and Two Great Grandchildren
And numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and a host of friends and acquaintances