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Joyce Scott

October 19, 1927 ~ May 14, 2020 (age 92)


Joyce Scott, age 92, of Hot Springs, AR for the past ten years, formerly of McNeil, AR,  passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020 while surrounded by her loving family.  She was born in Milo, AR on October 19, 1927 to Burl Ware and Bertis Ware Brady.  She was a member of First Baptist Church of McNeil, AR.  Joyce enjoyed reading, gardening, flowers and jigsaw puzzles.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 22 years, Charles Scott; three brothers, Jack, Ray and Bud Ware; four sisters, Lois Thompson, Vadis Frickes, Charlene Gage and Mildred Stewart her stepson, Patrick Scott and two sons-in-law, Ed Burdette and Wesley Swan.

She is survived by three daughters, Sharon Swan of Crossett, AR and Margi Burdette and Cindy Kilpatrick (Mike), both of Hot Springs, AR; One son, Danny Dodd (Vicki) of Crossett, AR; ten grandchildren, Kenneth Swan (Pam), Ritchie Swan, Alan Swan (Nancy), Christie Carter (Stephen), Gina Dodd, Karen Cross (Jack), Joy Gannon (Jason), James Walsh, Misty Powell, Stormy Kilpatrick-Olis (Kenneth); fourteen great grand children with one due in July; nine great-great grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.

Graveside services will be 2:00PM on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Judson Cemetery with Bro. Danny Bullock officiating and under the direction of Jones Funeral Home, Inc.

The family would like to extend a special ‘thanks’ to Kindred Hospice for the compassion and care of Ms. Joyce Scott.

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Graveside Service
May 16, 2020

2:00 PM
Judson Cemetery
Ashley 488
Milo, AR 71646

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