Glenda Arnold Scott

November 24, 1950 - August 1, 2020
Glenda Arnold Scott

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Glenda Arnold Scott, 69 of Hamilton, NC passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at Edgecombe Health Rehab Hospice facility in Tarboro, NC.
A funeral service will be held at 12:00 PM Thursday, August 6, 2020 at the Hamilton Church of Christ. The family will receive friends at the home of her sister Hilda at 111 East Circle Drive, Hamilton, NC.
Pallbearer’s will be Joe Ruffin, Gage Parrish, Jeffrey Taylor, Sammy Taylor, Michael Spencer and William “Hootie” Lewis”.
Glenda was born November 24, 1950 in Washington County, Plymouth, NC to the late Willie and Lorene Arnold.
She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth Scott of Hamilton, NC and Thurman Jackson of Pinetown, NC, the father of her children. Sisters: Linda Fay Arnold and Edith Harris of Plymouth, NC.
Glenda is survived by her son: Randy Jackson and wife Mandy of Pinetown, NC and daughter: Tina Jackson Scott and husband Jimmy Scott of Oak City, NC.
She is the proud “Granny” to 7 grandchildren: Tiffany Jackson (John Fennimore), Blake Jackson (Taren Jackson), Breanne Gilliard (Chase Gilliard), Carson Ingalls, Rebecca Parrish (Gage Parrish), Jonathan Manseau (Taylor Rogerson), Lauren Scott (Joe Ruffin) and great grandchildren: Jaxon Parrish, Colton Parrish and Addison Scott.
Glenda is also survived by her siblings: Billie Ray Arnold of Colorado, James “Chubby” Arnold and Lillie Spruill of Plymouth, NC and Hilda Taylor of Hamilton, NC.
She was a dryer operator with West Point Stevens in Hamilton, NC until retirement.
Glenda enjoyed many hobbies in life from cross stitching to word search puzzles, but her most favorite hobby was listening to gospel music and singing at church.
She was famous for making her special homemade potato salad for every church or family function gathering.
Glenda was a lifelong member of Hamilton Church of Christ.
Memorial Gifts may be made to Hamilton Church of Christ, 204 N Front Street, Hamilton, NC 27840 or to the American Cancer Society, 903 Wellness Drive #B, Greenville, NC 27834.
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Joseph B. Paul, Jr. Funeral Director Licensee of Washington is serving the Scott family.
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Funeral Service

Thursday, August 6, 2020
1:00 PM

Hamilton Church of Christ - Directions
204 Front Street
Hamilton, NC 27840

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  • August 02, 2020
    Vickie and Rick Davis says:
    Now singing and smiling in heaven's choir. Prayers of comfort and strength for all of the family.

  • August 03, 2020
    ELLA OAKLEY says:
    Glenda was such a kind person. Even though she was going through a lot, you never knew it, because she always wore a sweet smile. I know she smiling in the arms of Jesus right now. You surely will be missed,Glenda. Rest in peace.

  • August 03, 2020
    Susie & Bill Beach says:
    Prayers for all of the family.

  • August 03, 2020
    Loretta Godard says:
    Glenda was a loving and giving person. God sure knew what he was doing. Cuz he got an angel for sure. She always had a smile on her face all the time. You never knew she was sick or not. She will be miss dearly.

  • August 03, 2020
    Kenny and Frances Hutchinson says:
    We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

  • August 03, 2020
    mattie farrell says:
    mattie farrell and allen martin she was so frindie and nice so rest in peace my pray is with you fly

  • August 04, 2020
    Billie Arnold says:
    Rest in Peace my baby sister. Keep smiling. With love Billie R. and Gloria P. Arnold 190 Shannon Court, Rockvale, Colorado

  • August 04, 2020
    Rhoda Taylor says:
    So sorry for the loss of sweet Glenda. I met her right after Jimmy and I got married,and always loved her kind disposition.prayers for all the family.praise God she is no longer in pain.

  • August 04, 2020
    Linda O'Mary says:
    Tina and family. I am sorry for your loss. Sending hugs.

  • August 06, 2020
    Lemuel & Sharon Roebuck says:
    You all are in our heart thoughts and prayers. Randy and Tina I feel you pain. When God sends for his angels it is difficult for us, and hurts us so bad, but we have to let them go. She ran her race and fought the good fight , and if she could speak to us now, she would say, " I wish you all were here, Heaven is such a beautiful place." And I know Heaven is much sweeter with her there. You two have been thru a lot losing your Dad & Mom. Again, I feel your pain and my heart is breaking for both of you. I pray that God will give you both the strength you will need in the days to come. It is with and only with the Love of God's presence that will get you thru. Just hold her dearly in your heart, We will be praying for you. God Bless you all. Love yall! Lemuel & Sharon Roebuck

  • August 09, 2020
    Vicki Leggett says:
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you Tina and family. Be strong. God is Good