Sue Long Scott, 51, of Fortress Drive in Blacksburg departed this life Saturday June 24, 2006 at her home in the loving care of her family after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Newport on February 18, 1955 she was a daughter of the late Lee Russell and Margie Ellen Simmons Long. Sue was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Pembroke Ward where she had served as Primary President and various other callings within the church, and was employed as deputy clerk of General District Court, Blacksburg Division, in Montgomery County.
She leaves to cherish her memory her husband Roy A. Scott; a son Brian Heath Atkins of McCoy; a daughter Olivia Ellen Scott of the home; three brothers and sisters-in-law Lee R. Jr. and Betty Long of Lawrenceburg, TN, Thomas R. and Linda Long of Pembroke, John P. and Donna Long of Newport; three sisters and brothers-in-law Betsy J. and Eddie Sarver of Newport, Nancy J. and David Frazier of Rich Creek, Karen R. and Henry Mann of Glen Lyn and a beloved church and work family.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 11:00 AM in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Pembroke Ward with Bishop Cantrall Martin presiding. Burial will follow in Westview Cemetery in Blacksburg. The family will receive friends at the church Monday evening from 6 to 8 PM. In lieu of flowers the family suggests that contributions be made in Sue’s name to The Giles County Relay For Life, P. O. Box 775 Pembroke, VA 24136. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke is serving the Scott family.