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Georgia A. Scott
Mar 13, 2012 - Staff
Memorial services for Georgia A. Scott, 82, were Tuesday, March 13, at the Owl Creek Apartments in Riverton.
Mrs. Scott died Friday, March 9, 2012.
Georgia Ann Eddy was born Nov. 9, 1929, in Denver, the daughter of George William Eddy and Flora Ann (Tallant) Eddy.
She married Charles W. Goure on Aug. 11, 1951, in Denver. Mr. Goure died Feb. 5, 1973.
She married John William Scott on June 29, 1973, in Denver. Mr. Scott was killed in an automobile accident Jan. 15, 1985.
Mrs. Scott had no children of her own, but she acquired 15 stepchildren through two marriages.
Mrs. Scott worked at Gates Rubber Co. in Denver for 22 years and Eaton DH Print in Riverton for 11 years.
She was of the Christian faith.
Her family said Mrs. Scott enjoyed all types of arts and crafts and shared her talent freely. They said she loved the outdoors, enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and traveling around the United States. She was a bowler and played cards. The family said in her later years, Mrs. Scott found fun and friends at the Riverton Senior Center.
Mrs. Scott is survived by Linda Wilson and her husband Tom of Tridell, Utah, and Jackalynn "Jake" Visage and husband James of Hallsville, Texas; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and in-laws.
She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands and three stepchildren.
Memorials may be made to the Riverton Senior Citizen Center, in care of the Davis Funeral Home, 2003 W. Main St., Riverton, WY 82501.