A funeral service for Jean Scott, 88, of Roswell, will be held Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, at 10 a.m., at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home. Jean passed away Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, in Houston, Texas.
Jean was born to Charley Phillip Lankford and Louise Francis Cripps Lankford on December 10, 1922. She was a devoted wife and mother who remained active in the Church of Christ and in the Roswell community. She was married to Leroy Scott who preceded her in death. He was retired from the Roswell Fire Department. Those left behind to cherish her memory are her two sons: Merle L Scott, of Houston, and Steve Scott and wife, Kathy, of Houston; a grandson Shawn Alexander Scott and wife, Angela; three great grandchildren: Heather Lee, Katie Lynn, and Chrislynn Rose Scott; two brothers: John Lankford and wife, Jimmie, of Manteco, California, and Asher Lankford, of Roswell.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Leroy Scott, four sisters, and two brothers. Please take a moment to share your thoughts and memories with the family in the online register book at andersonbethany.com Services are under the direction of Anderson- Bethany Funeral Home & Crematory.