June 8, 1932 - November 2, 2017
Mary Elizabeth Wimsatt Scott was born on June 8, 1932 to the late Sam and Ophelia Wimsatt. Mary was the youngest child of four children and was a well-known native of Evansville. She departed this life on Thursday, November 2, 2017 while at home, surrounded by her loving family. Mary attended Lincoln High School and worked in several professional areas but in her later years, worked at the Executive Inn, CAPE, and retired as an employee of the Great Bed & Breakfast after years of hard work. She was also a foster parent to several children over the years. She was baptized and filled with the Holy Spirit and was a member of Liberty Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Todd Robertson. Mary has worked tirelessly over the years in several ministries and programs in the church and has maintained relationships with previous churches. Mary enjoyed living life, spending time with family and friends and was a cheerful giver who loved to put a smile on everyone's face. When embraced by her presence, you were guaranteed to feel love, joy, and laughter! Even though she has departed only for a moment from us, her love, touch, smile, and personality will forever remain with us. In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her son: Clifton Cooksey; and sister: Cordelia Sue Wimsatt Ussery. Mary leave to cherish her memory, a loving daughter: Jennifer Hall (Cory); Grandsons: Lamon Masden (Angela), James W. Price III, Darius Price; granddaughter: Diamond M. Price; 3 great grandchildren; sisters: Wemp Wimsatt and Anna Minor; and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. Services are 11:00 a.m. Saturday Nov. 11, 2017 at Liberty Baptist Church with visitation from 9:00 a.m. until service time. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery. R. Mason Brothers Memorial Chapel is entrusted with services.
Mary Elizabeth Wimsatt Scott was born on June 8, 1932 to the late Sam and Ophelia Wimsatt. Mary was the youngest child of four children and was a well-known native of Evansville. She departed this life on Thursday, November 2, 2017 while at... View Obituary & Service Information
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