Mable Edmonds Carney Scott

Sunrise: September 18, 1928

Sunset: October 5, 2023

On October 5, 2023 God dispatched His Angel to welcome His precious saint Mable Edmonds Scott, to her eternal resting place. She was born September 18, 1928 to her parents the late Mr, James and Pearline Edmonds. She was preceded in death by her late husband, Elder Wilford Scott; her son, Eugene Carney Jr.; grandson, Tevis Ellis; her five brothers, Randolph St. Clair Edmonds Woodley Edmonds, William Ellsworth Edmonds, Alexander Edmonds, Thornton Edmonds; her three sisters, Velma Holland, Bernice
Meredith and Dorothy Cromwell.

About Mom
Accepted Christ on August 19, 1962 . 1st marriage to Eugene T Carney Sr. bore the union of (2) children Angelus M. Carney (Pluke) and Eugene T. Carney Jr. (Bubba)
Second marriage was to Elder Pastor Wilford Scott. She was a true servant of GOD, who loved God’s word and lived each day by the word and interacted with people in a way that pleased God.

A very powerful woman of God!! She lived a committed life to Christ, which was led by the Holy Spirit An exemplary wife, commendable and excellent in all she did .

In the year of 1962 she became a member of Holy Trinity Church #1 in Portsmouth VA, during her tenure she served as a Senior Choir Member Beginners Sunday School Teacher and The Chair Person of the Hospitality Committee and was Church Mother of Holy Trinity Church #2 under the leadership of Dr. John W. Fulston Sr. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning decorating,singing and dressing.

She loved feeding and serving people with love and dignity ensuring they receive the very best! She had a smile and personality that attracted many. A woman of wisdom and Integrity and exemplified grace and Mercy in spite of who you were. She was a homemaker and care giver for over 60 years.

Left to cherish her legacy: daughter, Angelus Ellis; grandsons, Anthony Odom (Essie), Kawan Allen, Dawan Allen, and Chris Ellis; great grandson, Dante Warren (Dionshay), Anthony Odom, Jamel Odom, Keon Odom, Herschel Odom, Tysha Odom, Alexis Odom, Sheniqua Ellis, Eulonzo Ellis and Kawan Allen Jr., and and three great great grandchildren, Amaria Rayner, Chase Warren, Yuri Warren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, church family and friends.

Viewing Thursday, October 12, 2023 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM Metropolitan Funeral Service 5606 Portsmouth Blvd. Portsmouth, Virginia Celebration of Life Friday, October 13, 2023 11:00 AM Holy Trinity Church 3611 Thorne Avenue Portsmouth, Virginia Laid to Rest Olive Branch Cemetery Portsmouth, Virginia

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    Darryl and Tiffany Thompson Jr. says

    Min. Ellis (cuz) We are praying for your family during this time. Mother Scott most certainly lived a life worth celebrating!!!

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    Robert Meredith Jr. and Family says

    Words cannot describe the loss we are experiencing. Those times of joy are gone but not forgotten. But one day, we will all meet again, never to depart. Oh, what a glorious day that would be!

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      Vanessa L Richardson says

      My prayers and condolences are with you all in the loss of Mother Scott.
      She was a beautiful woman of God and always a pleasure to be around. I appreciate the love she always gave ro me and my family.
      Rest in heavenly peace dear mother.
      Love and prayers 🙏
      Sister Vanessa Joyner Richardson and family

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    Beverly Edmonds says

    The God of love and peace shall be with you. Corinthians 13:11 My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time

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    Phyllis Lee Porter says

    Minister Ellis:
    Along with you we are all going to miss this great woman of GOD but we are happy for her because she finished her work here on earth and now she is resting in Jesus.
    We will keep you in our prayers and thoughts.

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