Jeanette Holmes Scott is the daughter of the late Deacon and Mrs. Herman L. Holmes of Trenton, South Carolina. She is married to Reginald Y. Scott, Sr. and they have two children (Jeanette Regina and Reginald Jr.), one son-in-law (Wayne McRae), one grandson (Travis), and one great grand (TJ).
Mrs. Scott received her early education at Bettis Academy in Trenton, South Carolina followed by Martha Schofield High School in Aiken, South Carolina. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree from South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, South Carolina, and her Master's Degree from Francis Marion University, Florence, South Carolina. She has pursued further graduate studies at Austin Peay in Clarksville, Tennessee, University of South Carolina, Coastal Carolina University, The Citadel and Coker College.
She is a retired educator, presently employed with Marion School District One as a Guidance Counselor at Johnakin Middle School. She has served in many other capacities in this district.
Mrs. Scott is a member of the Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Marion, South Carolina. The pastor is the Reverend Dr. Henry McGill, Jr. She is a Sunday School teacher, choir advisor, Vice President of the Senior Missionary and the Deaconess Board, and co-chair of the Educational and Homecoming Committees. She is the First Vice President of the Woman's District Department of the Pee Dee Baptist Association. Other activities include Past Worthy Matron of Rose of Sharon #374 OES, Past Illustrious Commandress of Bejilah Court #177 - Daughters of Isis, Deputy for the Daughters in the Oasis of Marion, and Co-chair of the Steering Committee for the Desert of South Carolina.
Her philosophy is "If I can help someone along the way, then my living will not be in vain."
MOST IMPORTANT FACT - SHE IS A CHILD OF GOD.