SCOTT, Linda, age 66, of Columbia, passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021, at Maury Regional Medical Center. She was born on Oct. 14, 1954, in Blue Island, Illinois, to the late Avery A. and Oma Louis (Gifford) Scott. Linda earned an associate’s degree from Motlow State Community College, and a bachelor’s degree from Tennessee State University. She also attended Columbia State Community College. Linda retired after 30 years of service as a lab technologist from Maury Regional Medical Center. In her spare time, she enjoyed knitting and reading. In addition to her parents, Linda was preceded in death by her brother, Henry A. Scott. She is survived by her siblings, Don Scott of Columbia, Russell (Sandy) Scott of Ocala, Florida, and Sue Ashley of Manchester; and nieces and nephews, Alysa, Giles, Nicole, Audra, Dee and Sandra. Visitation was held on Monday, June 7, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 7, 2021, at 1 p.m. in the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home chapel with Bro. Rayburn Steele officiating. Interment was in the Beechgrove Cemetery in Alabama. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 First Ave NW, Winchester, TN 37398, 931-967-2222, www.moorecortner.com.