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Mary Elizabeth "Betty" Bennett Scott
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1897
Sullivan County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1980
Central Point
Jackson County
Oregon, USA

Daughter of--
James Jones Bennett
Minerva Frances Hayes/Bennett

NOTE: Alternate spelling of "Hayes" is "Hays" in census records and other documents.


On 23 Aug 1916, in Manchester, OK,
joined in marriage to Laurel Flynn Scott.

There were seven children from this
Margaret Lucille Scott Higinbotham
Robert Lee Scott (1921-1994)
Dorothy Helen Scott Tarr Bartolo
Howerton (1923-1982) [my mother]
John Scott (1924-1924)
James Waddell "Dell" Scott Senior
Jeannette Scott (b 1934)
Laurel Frank Scott (b 1936)


Funeral gravesite services held on
Mon., 13 Oct 1980, in Medford,
Oregon, at Memory Gardens Memorial Park
(MGMP), Rev. Kenneth Green of the
Church of Christ of Medford,
officiating. Interment in the Garden
of Apostles., (MGMP).

[NOTE--This newspaper Obit was edited for readability and accuracy by Dorothy Hazel Tarr. There were several errors in the newspaper version (including name of surviving brother).]

Betty Scott
Graveside service for Mary Elizabeth (Betty) Bennett/Scott, 83, of ?? Manzanita St., Central Point, who died Oct. 10, 1980, Friday, in a Central Point Hospital, will be held on 11 a.m. Oct. 13, 1980, Monday, at Memory Gardens Memorial Park. The Rev. Kenneth Green of the Church of Christ, Medford, Oregon, will officiate.
Mrs. Scott was born Aug. 29, 1897, in Boynton, Sullivan County, Missouri. On Aug. 23, 1916 in the Rosedale Church of Christ, Rosedale, OK, she married Laurel Flynn Scott who preceded her in death on Jan. 31, 1979. After their marriage the couple lived in Kansas, Oklahoma, and California before moving to Central Point, Oregon, in 1956. She was a member of the Church of Christ, Medford, Oregon. Survivors include three sons, Robert Lee Scott, Arvin, CA; James Waddell Scott, Central Point, OR; Laurel Frank Scott, Medford, OR; and three daughters, Margaret Lucille Scott/Higinbotham, Central Point, OR; Dorothy Helen Scott/Tarr/Bartolo, Central Point, OR; and Jeannette Scott/Wilmoth, Fontana, CA; one brother Lee Bennett; Kansas; and 17 grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren. Eleven brothers and sisters preceded her in death.
Those who wish to pay their respects may do so from 2-4 p.m. today at Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 1395 Arnold Lane, Medford, Oregon.


Family links: 
  James Jones Bennett (1851 - 1934)
  Minerva Frances Hayes Bennett (1853 - 1935)
  Laurel Flynn Scott (1896 - 1979)
  Margaret Lucille Higinbotham (1919 - 2001)*
  Robert Lee Scott (1921 - 1994)*
  Dorothy Helen Scott Howerton (1923 - 1982)*
  James Waddell Scott (1925 - 2001)*
  Jesse James Bennett (1875 - 1901)*
  Ordella Frances Bennett McPhetridge (1877 - 1959)*
  Abigail Bennett Riggs (1881 - 1946)*
  William Henry Bennett (1884 - 1912)*
  James Lee Lindsey Bennett (1889 - 1891)*
  Edward Stewart Bennett (1893 - 1964)*
  Levi Lee Bennett (1895 - 1982)*
  Mary Elizabeth Bennett Scott (1897 - 1980)
  Frank S. Bennett (1899 - 1979)*
*Calculated relationship
Memory Gardens Memorial Park
Jackson County
Oregon, USA
Created by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Record added: Nov 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101238214
Mary Elizabeth Betty <i>Bennett</i> Scott
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Mary Elizabeth Betty <i>Bennett</i> Scott
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Mary Elizabeth Betty <i>Bennett</i> Scott
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
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Dearly LOVED Grandmother Mary Elizabeth "Betty" Bennett Scott, In remembrance.
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Nov. 24, 2012

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