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 Ila Mae <I>Ashley</I> Scott

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Ila Mae Ashley Scott

  • Birth 30 Jun 1911 Anderson County, Texas, USA
  • Death 12 Aug 1980 Jackson County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Elkhart, Anderson County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 18658930

Ila was born in Anderson Co, TX to Joel Webster and Julia Isabel Camp Ashley. Her father is buried in Guiceland Cemetery, and her mother is buried in Ferguson Cemetery.
It is unknown where his father is buried. She is buried beside her husband, James Collier Scott Sr., who she married 16 May 1925 In Anderson County.

Their sons, Vaughn Otis Scott, and grandson, Bryan Craig Scott, are buried in Ferguson Cemetery. In 1972, she moved to Biloxi, MS where she was residing at the time of her death in Jackson, Hinds Co, MS.

She was survived by five sons, James Collier Scott Jr. of Porter, Ernest Wade Scott of Pampas, Paul Wayne Scott of Biloxi, MS, Roger Coy Scott of Raleigh, NC and Vaughn Otis Scott of Biloxi; three daughters, Carolyn Scott Stanley of Jacinto City, Alyce Scott Jeffcoat of Palestine and Sandra Jo Scott Mack of Santa Barbara, CA; six brothers, Olen Ashley of Palestine, Joyal Clyde Ashley, Fred Ashley and Roger Coy Ashley, all of Elkhart, John W. Ashley of Mesquite and Martin Luther Ashley of Lolita; 28 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

Her obituary was published in the Palestine Herald-Press, Thursday, 14 August 1980.

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  • Maintained by: Carol Hoch
  • Originally Created by: Louise Fisher Goff
  • Added: 28 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18658930
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ila Mae Ashley Scott (30 Jun 1911–12 Aug 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18658930, citing Ferguson Cemetery, Elkhart, Anderson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carol Hoch (contributor 47059088) .