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Moody Funeral Sevices, Inc. Stuart Location
Saturday September 18th, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Funeral Service

Moody Funeral Sevices, Inc. Stuart Location
Saturday September 18th, 2021
2:00pm

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Wilbur Akers Scott

Mr. Wilbur Akers Scott, age 87, of Stuart, Virginia passed at Salem Veteran Affairs Medical Center on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. He was born in Patrick County on March 1, 1934, to the late Luther Scott and Annice Foley Scott. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five siblings, Brewster Luther Scott, Eunice Scott Synan, Richard Lee Scott, Arnold Lewis Scott, and Phyllis Scott Hanchey. Mr. Scott faithfully served in the United States Army. He appreciated the outdoors. Wilbur enjoyed a lifetime of hunting and fishing, driving around the country with his wife and taking in all the scenery and appreciating God’s wonderful work. He loved working in the garden and making wonderful homemade pickles that he liked sharing with family and friends.

Mr. Scott is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Arlene Harris Scott; one daughter, Nadine Cobb and husband, Ronald of Reidsville, North Carolina; one grandson, Brent Rogers and wife, Ashley of Elon, North Carolina; two great grandchildren, Jonah Rogers and Evie Rogers; three brothers, Cecil Scott of Stuart, Elliott Scott and wife, Debra of Penhook, Virginia, and Greene Lloyd Scott of Martinsville; one sister, Elaine Scott of Rocky Mount, Virginia; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for Mr. Scott will be held Saturday, September 18, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Moody Funeral Home Chapel in Stuart with Pastor Kenneth Terry officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the Scott - Foley Family Cemetery. Military Rites will be provided by the Patrick County Veterans Memorial Honor Guard. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home Saturday afternoon. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Buffalo Ridge Pentecostal Holiness Church, c/o Naomi Pilson, 202 Bob Kat Lane, Stuart, VA 24171; Fairystone Volunteer Fire Department, 6687 Fairystone Park Hwy., Stuart, VA 24171; or to Smith River Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 122, Woolwine, VA 24185 Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.moodyfuneralservices.com.


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Guestbook

So sorry Arlene and Nadine... sending hugs and prayers for your comfort.

Joan Raney Sep 18 2021 4:59 PM

Many good memories growing up playing Rook with Wilbur and Arnold. Prayers for the family.

Linda Adams Sep 17 2021 8:16 PM

Sending prayers to family and friends.

Margaret Jenkins Rakes Sep 17 2021 3:54 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wilbur Scott

Margaret Jenkins Rakes Sep 17 2021 3:53 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wilbur Scott

Irene Pendleton Sep 16 2021 9:48 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Wilbur Scott

Ken & Donna Greer Sep 16 2021 4:26 PM

I HAVE KNOWN WILBUR AND HIS LOVELY WIFE ARLENE FOR MANY YEARS AND GROWN CLOSE TO THEM. I EVEN GOT YO MEET THEIR DAUGHTER, NADINE. SHE IS AS KIND AS HER PARENTS. WILBUR LOVE TO PICK ON ME, HE WOULD TRY TO BE CONTRARY AT TIMES, BUT HE WAS NOT VERY GOOD AT IT. THAT SMILE WOULD POP OUT AND HE WAS DONE. HE ALWAYS HAD A GENTLE SMILE FOR EVERYONE. BLESSING TO THE FAMILY.

JUDY HARDY Sep 16 2021 4:10 PM

Had a lot of laughs when I worked at the bank. Always left me laughing prayers for his peaceful journey

Patty Hazelwood Sep 16 2021 9:49 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Wilbur Scott

Paul and Amy Essick Sep 16 2021 8:44 AM

We send our prayers and sympathy for Arlene and the family.

Jeff, Heather & Nate Scott Sep 16 2021 7:56 AM

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