Sara Sue Cheek Scott

Sara Sue Cheek Scott, age 83, of the Chopped Oak Community, moved to her heavenly home on Sunday, November 19, 2023.

Born on June 23, 1940, in Banks County, she was the baby daughter of the late James Harrison Cheek and the late Vera Inez Ward Cheek. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was a 1960 graduate of Stephens County High School, and she was a very strong, independent, hard-working woman. She retired twice: first from Coats and Clark with 36 years of service and later from Wal-Mart in Cornelia with 15 years of service. She enjoyed reading and relaxing in her spare time. She was very loving, loyal, and devoted to those she loved.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Scott is preceded in death by her husband of 53 years Bruce Scott, brothers Ralph (Flora Mae), Eugene (Mildred), Clyde (Julie), Lloyd, Jewell (Marietta), Wilton (Mary Judith) Dewey, Roy J., and Private Howard Cheek, sisters Corine (James) Pless, Bertie Mae Fitzgerald, brother in law and sister in law Violet and Harold Walker and Hoyt and Jewell Scott.

Survivors include daughter Julia Cecelia Collins, grandson Adam Lovell, sister in law Faye Cheek, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held graveside on Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at 2:00 PM at Chopped Oak Baptist Church Cemetery.

Flowers are accepted, or donations in memory of Sara Scott may be made to FAITH – Power House Child Advocacy Center, 768 Highway 123, Toccoa, GA 30577.

The family would like to thank the kind and caring employees of Inspire Hospice and Palliative Care of Gainesville for the love and support shown to them during this time.

Arrangements are in the care and professional direction of Hillside Memorial Chapel & Gardens, Clarkesville, GA. 706-754-6256

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