Opal D. Jackson Scott was born November 5, 1938 in Kemper County. She was the second daughter and third child of the fourteen born to the late Enos and Alma Mae Conner Jackson She united with the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church - July 1948. She attended Pine Grove Elementary School and Preston High School where she graduated in 1956. She attended Campbell Junior College during the school year of 1956/56. She married Mr. Charles O. Scott in 1957. To their union one son, Elvis C. School was born. they made their home in Chicago, Illinois. After moving there they united with the Salem Baptist Church. Opal department this life on Monday, March 12, 1962.