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Carol A. Scott

September 9, 1941 ~ March 4, 2019 (age 77)

Sunbury – Carol A. Scott, 77 a resident of Riverfront Apartments passed away Monday, March 4, 2019 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Carol was born September 9, 1941 a daughter of the late Chester H. and Grace M. (Moyer) Pursel.

She was a 1959 graduate of Sunbury High School.

Carol was a very hard worker and retired after many years employed by local businesses, mainly those in the garment industry. Her workplaces included; Champ Hats, Mister Seafood, Mr. Carman Manufacturing, Reamer Associates and Stitches.

Mrs. Scott enjoyed playing bingo, 500 Rummy and doing canvas stitching. She was a great bowler, playing on local leagues. She also enjoyed Penn State Football and was a fan of Joe Paterno.

Carol is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Rebecca S. and Gary D. Carr of Northumberland, Kelly S. and Mark Haas of Sunbury, one son, Gregory A. Scott of Selinsgrove, seven grandchildren, Amanda G. Stout and husband Ryan of Bloomsburg, Lindsey N. Carr and companion, Adam Wagner of Northumberland, Kelsey N. Rowe and husband Phil of Sunbury, Katelyn D. Shade of Sunbury, Seth A. Scott of Selinsgrove, Thomas T. Scott, Korey A. Scott of Erie, eight great-grandchildren, Katherine, Kaleb, Gabriel, Jase, Lilly, Cameron, Dominic and Connor, one brother and sister-in-law, David A. and Marjorie Pursel of Northumberland, one sister, Shirley M. Kaiser of Tamaqua and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two grandsons, Benjamin David and Jacob Alexander Carr, daughter-in-law, Charlotte L. Scott, five brothers, Chester, Robert, Thomas, William and James Pursel and two sisters, Margaret Carr and Patricia Paul.

Friends and family may call from 11:00am to 12:00pm Saturday at the Zweier Funeral Home, 157 Chestnut Street, Sunbury with funeral services to follow at 12:00pm.

Interment will be private in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.

Contributions in Carol’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third Street, Williamsport, PA 17701 or at

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