Services are entrusted to the care of Kirk Funeral Home to celebrate the life of Tillie Mae Scott, at 11 a.m. Saturday, at Jehovah Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Jehovah Cemetery. Dr. Wayne Lawson will officiate and Rev. Ricky McGee will eulogize. Tillie Mae Anderson was born to Allie and Eliza Caldwell Anderson April 28, 1933. She was reared in the Milo Community and attended school in Tatum. At an early age, she accepted Christ as Lord and Savior and became a member of the St. Paul Baptist Church.
In Ardmore, Aug. 23, 1958, Tillie Mae and James Wayne Scott were united in a union which lasted 60 years. Eight children were born to this union. Tillie began employment at Cooks laundry and finally worked as a cook at the Graham School. She later became a stay-at-home wife and mom.
Feb. 20, 2017, J.W. departed this mortal life. Additionally, she is preceded in death by her parents;  a daughter, Sandra Scott; and a son, Harvey Anderson; six brothers, Tandy Jackson, A.G. Anderson, J.T. Anderson, Roy Ed Anderson, Alvin Gene Anderson, and Ray Arvin Anderson; three sisters, Allie D Harris, Hearsey Wright, and Birdie Stevenson; and one great-grandson, Oges Stevenson.
 God called her home Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. She was 85 years, 5 months, and 17 days old. Her life will be forever cherished by a son, O’Neal Stevenson; five daughters, Nedra Howard, Barbara (Garland) McCarroll, Cynthia (Alonzo) Anderson, Valerie (Victor) Pegues, and Jeanetta Scott; a brother, Rev. Theodore (Claudette) Anderson, four sisters-in-law, Emma Prince, Lucy Anderson, Veola Scott, and Elizabeth Anderson; two brothers-in-law, Johnny Wright and Billy Joe Scott; 12 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren, plus a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Condolences may be sent to kirkfuneralhome@cableone.net. Viewal will be in the Chapel beginning at 10 a.m. Friday until 6 p.m.