Adell Deloatch Scott

Published 11:07 pm Saturday, September 10, 2011

SUFFOLK — Adell Deloatch Scott, 86, of 300 Spruce St., passed away on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, at Nansemond Pointe Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. She was born on July 24, 1927, in Boykins, Va., to the late Emmitt and Carry Person.

She was preceded in death by four children: Lynn Moses Deloatch, Robert Deloatch Jr., Kinely Deloatch and Helen Marie Mcoo; three sisters and four brothers.


She leaves behind to cherish her memory: her husband, Willie Lee Scott; five children, Alma Lee Arline, Herman Lee Deloatch, Mary Jean Rogers, Mary Ella Carter and Larry Darnell Deloatch; 25 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; brothers-in-law; Johnnie Scott, William Scott and Lazarus Scott; one daughter-in-law; sisters-in-law, Elizabeth Barnes, Fannie Scott and Blanche Boykins; and many nieces, nephews, other family and friends.


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Mrs. Scott’s visitation will take place at the funeral home from noon to 7 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12. A memorial service will take place at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 13.

Expressions of sympathy, cards of condolence and flowers may be extended to the Scott family at

Professional funeral arrangements are entrusted to T.E. Cooke-Overton Funeral Home, Inc.