Audrey Scott, age 80, transitioned from this life on Thursday, May 6, 2021. She was born on January 12, 1941 in New Orleans, LA to Sterling Scott, Sr. and Helen Carraby Scott. Audrey lived her entire life in New Orleans, LA and received her Bachelor's in education from Dillard University. She then went on to obtain her Master's in education from Loyola University. After graduation, she worked as a dedicated schoolteacher for over 35 years. She retired with the Archdiocese of New Orleans. To cherish her memories Audrey leaves behind devoted nephew and niece in-law: Terence & Monique Bechet and a host of other nieces and nephews: Surviving siblings include Kenneth L. Scott (Sheila) and Cynthia S. Wilkerson (Clarence, Jr.) She is preceded in death by her parents: Sterling Scott, Sr., and Helen Carraby Scott; two sisters: Elaine Scott Diaz and Beverly Margaret Scott Bechet and two brothers: Sterling J. Scott, Jr. and Robert F. Scott. Family and friends are invited to her Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 11:00 AM at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 1835 Saint Roch Ave. New Orleans, LA 70117. Visitation 10:00 AM until Mass. Interment is Private. Due to COVID-19 regulations, masks must be worn. Services Entrusted to the Caring Staff of: Professional Funeral Services, Inc. 'Celebrating Life' 1449 N. Claiborne Ave. New Orleans, LA 70116, 504-948-7447.
Published in The Times-Picayune from May 10 to May 12, 2021.