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Susan Scott Cates Pannell
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Susan Scott Cates Pannell (Scotty), 66 died on Saturday, October 10 in Dowelltown.


Scotty was born October 13, 1948 in Atlanta, GA to Alvin and Virginia Cates. Scotty is a graduate of the Westminster Schools, Pine Manor College and Georgia State University.


Scotty was the mother of two daughters, Lyle and Sarah. Scotty was a Master Gardener, avid hiker, book lover and active volunteer in her church, community and various non-profits.


Scotty will be best remembered as a beloved mother, sister, aunt, and friend.


Scotty is survived by her two daughters, Sarah Pannell and Lyle Harvey (Sam); granddaughter, Alma Rose Harvey; sister, Virginia Mitchell (Ed).


The family wishes to especially thank Oliver Flowers, Matilda Earl, the Circle of Care team, and Avalon Hospice for their compassionate care during her illness.


Funeral services were held October 19 at the Cathedral of St. Phillips in Atlanta.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Scotty’s name to the charity of your choice.


Dyer Funeral Home, Cookeville was in charge of the arrangements





Smithville, TN


October 21, 2015