Carolyn F. Scott, 73, of Springfield, died at 3:30 A.M. Saturday, January 14, 2012 in her home. She was born July 20, 1938 in Taylorville to Paul and Helen Bridges. She was preceded in death by her father; step father; former husband, James Scott and one step grandson.
Surviving are two daughters, Jody (Christopher) Richards of Springfield, and Cindy (Charles) Overton of Oshkosh, WI; six grandchildren, Ryan (Brooke) Overton, Amiee Overton, Matthew, Phillip, Andrew and Anastasia Richards; her mother, Helen Hussey of Sherman and one brother, Paul (Linda) Bridges of AR.
Carolyn was a former member of Bootkickers, enjoyed Country and Western dancing and taught many classes. She was also an avid reader.
The family will be hosting a graveside service 10 am, Monday, January 23, 2012 at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Time: 10:00 am
Family will be hosting the service