Beth Scott - 67
June 19, 2022
Beth Scott, 67 of Bay passed from this life Sunday, June 19, 2022 at Baptist East Memorial Hospital in Memphis, TN surrounded by her family. She was born to the late Bill and Avanell Stone on August 26, 1954 in Jonesboro. Beth lived in Bay for her entire life and was a long-time member of Bay United Methodist Church and was also a dedicated member of Fisher Street Methodist Church in Jonesboro. Mom created the most amazing flower and vegetable gardens. She loved sitting outside in the mornings and afternoons watching the birds and admiring God's creation. She loved traveling and camping with my dad and Niko. She was a dedicated St. Louis Cardinal's fan. She loved watching her grandchildren compete in their sports. She and my dad never missed their grandchildren's ballgames. She enjoyed watching the Bay basketball teams and hardly ever missed a game. She was an excellent alto singer and sang with two different trio groups. They performed for free for nursing homes, church and city events, and brought peace and comfort to grieving families at funerals. Volunteered with insurmountable faith with her church to help others. She is preceded in death by her parents. Beth is survived by her husband, Donnie Scott, of 48 years; two daughters, Jamie (Steven) Larkin and Sarah (Josh) Lynn both of Bay; five sisters, Billie (Bob) Turman of Bay, Sue McMasters of Bay, Barbara (Jimmy) Grisham of Jonesboro, Carolyn Edgar of Jonesboro, and Jerri (Rick) Freeman of Bay; four grandchildren, Maggie Long, Drew Long, Lattie Larkin, and Davin Lynn; one great grandchild, Luna Lynn; and her favorite dog, Niko Blue. A visitation will be 5 -7 pm Thursday, June 23, 2022 at Emerson Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 10 am Friday, June 24, 2022 at Emerson Funeral Home with Bro. Danny Taylor and Pamela Lamb Lee officiating. Burial will follow at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery with active pallbearers being: Barry Ragsdale, Jim Ladd, Ricky Scott, Kenny Scott, Boyd McMasters, Wayne Alexander. Honorary pallbearers will be Hilton Hurdle, Mike Frisby, Donnie Davis. For lasting memorials please consider donations to West Cancer Foundation. Or donate by mail to West Cancer Foundation, PO Box 382638, Germantown, TN 38183-2638. There are no gallery images.