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South Central Correctional Facility

Warden Grady Perry

Warden Grady Perry


555 Forest Avenue

P.O. Box 279

Clifton, Tennessee 38425-0279

(Wayne County)

(931) 676-5372

*Use P.O. Box 279 for offender correspondence.

South Central Correctional Facility (SCCF) is a time-building prison with a security designation of medium. SCCF is managed by CoreCivic, a private corrections management firm.

SCCF offers self-improvement programs in every unit of the prison.  Offenders participate in a variety of programs including the Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP), work programs, mental health programs and Career Technical Education.

Academic programs include GED, Adult Basic Education and literacy tutoring. Vocational programs include Career Management for Success, carpentry, construction core, electrical, grounds keeping, information technology, masonry and plumbing.