Bertie (Light) Scott
Bertie Scott, age 91, of 90 Second St., Shelby, died Saturday morning in the Crestwood Care Center in Shelby. She was born Sept. 15, 1902, the daughter of Kay and Ruth Light. She was a homemaker and a member of the Old Dan River Primitive Baptist Church in Vesta, Virginia.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in -la: Lala and Daimon Todd of Shelby; three sons and one daughter in law: Leroy Scott of Pax, WV, Hershell and Shelia Scott of Tellico Plains, TN, and Lwood Scott of Malden, Missouri; 7 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Scott in 1977; 1 grandaughter Patricia Scott; 1 daughter-in-law Dolores Scott; 4 brothers, and 1 sister.
Friends may call on Tuesday from noon to 1 P.M. at the Melton Mortuary, 1200 Harper Road in Beckley, WV, where funeral services will be held at 1 P.M. by the Rev. Vondie Cook, Pastor of the
First Church of God in Beckley Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park in Beckley, WVA.
Local arrangements are being handled by Turner Funeral Home in Shelby.