Virginia Marie Scutt

Virginia Marie Scutt

Virginia Marie Scutt, 83, of Buncombe, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, at the Jonesboro Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. 

She was born on March 24, 1935, in Lansing, Mich., the daughter of Dewey and Lelah Hulliberger Tupper. 

She married Murlin D. “Dink” Scutt, who preceded her in death on Feb. 11, 2018.

She is survived by her stepson, Terry (Joann) Scutt of Key West, Fla.; grandchildren Jim, Amy, Jerimah and Jessica Scutt, Teressa Pengress and Ryan Sims; and great-grandchildren Austin and Ryder Scutt, Regan and Riley Kind and Sally Sims. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dewey and Lelah Hulliberger Tupper; her husband, Murlin D. “Dink” Scutt; a daughter, Jodie File; and her close friend Carolyn Sue Sims. 

 She worked for 25 years at the Florsheim Shoe Factory in Anna until her retirement.

Funeral services were at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, at Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, with Mike Miller officiating. Interment was in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Buncombe.

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro was in charge of arrangements.

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