Bernice Katherine Covington Scott
91, Indianapolis, passed away on February 9, 2013. On June 25, 1944 she married Mr. Nathaniel Scott and together they celebrated 63 years of marriage. Mrs. Scott obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana State University and later she continued her studies in Muncie, IN and received a Masters Degree in Education, from Ball State University; and worked as a Reading Consultant with the IPS School system. In 1976 she became a founding member of Christ Church Apostolic, where she was the Sunday school Superintendent. Later, Mrs. Scott became the administrator of the Scott Manor Nursing Home, where she remained until she retired. Mrs. Scott attended The Rock Community Church, pastored by her son, Dr. Leonard Scott.
On Saturday, February 16, there will be a Celebration of Life at 11:00 a.m. at Temple of Praise Assembly, 3969 Meadows Drive, with interment at Crown Hill Cemetery; visitation is from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the church.
Loved ones left to cherish her memory include her children, Gregory M. Scott (Joe Ann), Dr. Leonard S. Scott (Christine), Lady Barbara A. Golder (Donald), and her stepson, Sidney L. Scott Sr. (Francis); 14 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
Final arrangements have been entrusted to Stuart Mortu ary . Expressions of condolence and sympathy should be directed to: http://www.stuartmortuary.com