Frances Wilson Scott, 78, passed away Thursday, January 24, 2019 at her home, surrounded by her family.

Funeral Services will be 3:00 PM, Sunday, January 27, 2019 at Bible Pentecostal Holiness Church with the Pastor Rex Knight and Pastor Hubert McLeod  officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 2:00 PM and at other times at the home.

Frances was a native of Martinsville, Va. She worked at an Insurance Company, Ithaca Industries and Lucks Incorporated.  Frances also cared for her grandchildren, which was her favorite job. She loved the Lord and attending church, where she sang and played the piano for over 50 years.  Frances enjoyed working around the house and spending time with her family. She was the daughter of the late William and Esther Martin Wilson and was preceded in death by granddaughter: Abbie Scott and 4 siblings.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Robert: son: Rodney and wife Joanne, daughter: Kim Bates and husband Tracy; grandchildren: Dylan Bates and wife Shannon, Lane Bates, Jordan Scott, Alison Bates, Jayden Scott; sisters: Gayle Cox, Shirley Long, June Pruitt, Magdalene Donavant; many nieces, nephews and friends.

The family would like to say a special thank you to FirstHealth Hospice staff and Stephanie Chriscoe for their help during their mother’s illness.

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to: Bible Pentecostal Holiness Church,  311 Browns Chapel Road, Robbins, NC 27325 or FirstHealth Hospice, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.

Kennedy Funeral Home is honored to serve the Scott Family.

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  1. Sorry for your loss.. Francis- be sadly missed by us all. Love, thoughts & prayers for the family..
    RIP. My Special Friend Francis.

  2. We loved Aunt Frances so!! Her beautiful smile was so warm and inviting!!! Our love and prayers go out to Uncle Robert, Kim, Rodney, her beautiful grands and her sisters!!! Praise God she is healed, free, and in Glory!!!

  3. It was a true pleasure meeting you at Shannon and Dylan’s wedding.-  I think you were as excited as they were. You brought back good memories for Ron remembering the Lordsmen Quartet.-  I know you will be sharing your own special sweetness and songs in He

  4. Thoughts and prayers for family and friends My favorite memory was when I was young and she tired teach me to play piano and we sang together Such a sweet lady She’s playing and singing in heaven now I’m sure of it!

  5. Thinking about your precious family & holding y’all close to our hearts. Praying for God to wrap His loving arms around y’all in a very special way. Love y’all.- 

  6. Kim and family, I was saddened to learn of your loss of Mrs. Scott. My remembrance of her was that she was a kind and concerned lady who loved her family and Lord. May God wrap you all in His loving arms in your time of grief and in the days to come. May

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