Jerry K. Scott Sr., 81, of Greenville, died Jan. 4, 2018.
A native of Greenville, he served as a Baptist minister for more than 58 years and pastored 11 churches. He was ordained in July 1957 at Utica Baptist Church in Seneca.
He was a graduate of North Greenville College, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Luther Rice Seminary.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Martha Jean Stroud Scott, two children and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son.