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Harriett L. Scott, 89 of Urbana passed away at 9:30 a.m. Saturday June 22, 2019 at Country Health and Rehab, Gifford. Mrs. Scott was born January 30, 1930 in Urbana, the daughter of Louis and Hattie (Jackson) Louthan. She married Robert E. Scott on August 20, 1950 at Rockhome Gardens near Arcola. He preceded her in death on May 17, 2012. She is survived by a son, Kevin A. Scott of Mt. Vernon, daughters, Cindy S. Scott-Stauffer of Champaign, Linda L. Scott-Roberts of Decatur, Kathy A. Scott-Andreae of Mansfield, a sister, Betty Bocksnaik of Dover, AR, 13 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband, a daughter, Michelle L. Scott and a sister, Anne Jenkins.
Mrs. Scott is a graduate of Urbana High School and attended Community United Church of Christ, Champaign. She owned and operated a day care for children for over 40 years and was a foster parent. She had a love of children and devoted her life to childcare.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday June 28 at Renner-Wikoff Chapel, 1900 Philo Rd., Urbana with visitation one hour prior to service time. Pastor Leah Robberts-Mosser will officiate. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.