JUDGE AUDREY M. SCOTT, 65 long time judge, serving the local EEOC and Social Security Administration Memphis Hearings Office, entered into eternal rest February 26, 2013 at Methodist University Hospital. Judge Scott grew up in Memphis and graduated from Hamilton High School. After graduation, she began college at LeMoyne Owen College and later transferred to Howard University in Washington where she graduated with honors. She later attended Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law where she received her Juris Doctor degree. She returned to Memphis and began her legal career with Memphis Area Legal Services. She leaves to mourn her passing her loving husband, O.C. Scott; daughters, Daphne L. Scott, Lauren J. Scott; one grand-daughter, Clarke Mary-Katherine Smith; siblings, Lillie Ruth Cheeks, Christine Bishop, Attorney Verilie Elliott, Hettie S. Gibbs, M.D., Rev. Mary L. Edwards, Emma W. Rose, and Pamela L. Morris; sister-in-laws, Patricia Bush, Joyce Love El and Barbara Jones. Also many loving nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends will remember her fondly. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 5, 7:30 -8:30 p.m., at J.E. Herndon Funeral Home, 2595 James Rd., Memphis (901)353-4499. Funeral Services will be held at noon, Wednesday, March 6 at Temple of Deliverance Church of God in Christ, 547 Mississippi Blvd, Memphis, TN 38101. Burial will follow at New Park Cemetery, 4536 Horn Lake Rd. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Pillow Street C.M.E Church, Youth Department, 1590 Pillow Street, Memphis,TN 38106. J. E. Herndon Funeral Home (901)353-4499
Published in The Commercial Appeal from Mar. 4 to Mar. 7, 2013.