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Frances Overby Scott

April 3, 1925 — November 25, 2023

Mt. Airy

Frances Overby Scott


Mrs. Frances Overby Scott, age 98, of Mt. Airy went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 25, 2023, at Ridgecrest Retirement Community in Mt. Airy.  Mrs. Scott was born in Patrick County on April 3, 1925, to the late Lloyd Overby and Maggie Anderson. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother who will be dearly missed. She is survived by her eight children, Carol and Jacob Moseley of Fredrick, MD, Alice and Herbet King of Ararat, VA, Billie and Dale Martin of Claudville, VA, Shelby and Ralph Boldt of Stafford, VA, Phillip Scott of Elkin, NC, Gary and Linda Scott of Elkin, NC, JoAnn and Bruce Stonestreet of Mt. Airy, NC, and Kent and Angie Scott of Mt. Airy, NC. Mrs. Scott is also survived by twelve grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren; thirteen great great grandchildren; two step grandchildren; one step great grandchild; and a brother, Larry Overby of Stuart, VA.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Scott was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Clarence Scott; a daughter-in-law, Brenda Scott; a sister Mary Jo Anderson; a great grandchild, Jackie Martin; and a great great grandchild, Robert Coburn. The family would like to thank the staff at Ridgecrest, special care from Judy Jessup, and the Hospice nurses at Mountain Valley Hospice.  A funeral service will be held Saturday, December 2, 2023, at 11:00AM at Mountain View Pentecostal Holiness Church with the Rev. Tony Goins, Rev. Tommy Fuquay, and Rev. Shelby Boldt officiating.  Burial will follow in the Church Cemetery. There will be no formal visitation at the funeral home, for those who wish to pay their respects and sign the book you may come by Moody Funeral Home in Mt. Airy. The body will lie in state for thirty minutes prior to the service at the church. Moody Funeral Services of Mount Airy is serving the Scott family.  Online condolences may be made at

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