Lillian R Scott

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Lillian R. Tolliver Scott, 81, passed this life on December 12, 2022 at her residence. Ms. Scott was born on August 1, 1941 to the late Jimmy Tolliver and Roberta Marvinetta Morgan Tolliver James and was raised by the late Thomas E. James. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend. She was always a hard worker finding employment in various factories throughout her adult life. Lillian retired from General Motors with 34 years of service. She was an active member of Maddox Memorial C.O.G.I.C. Lillian loved her friends Ms. Peaches, Mrs. Lavern, Ms. Willette, and Mrs. Connie. Her favorite time of the year was at Christmas. She had a heart of gold and cared for everyone in the family. Lillian also loved shopping and decorating. Lillian is survived by her son Bryant Scott and a daughter Marvinetta Scott both of Mansfield; a sister Karolyn Coffee of Mansfield; a brother Jim Earl Tolliver of Buffalo, New York; a special niece whom she loved so much, Mrs. Rochell Drake of Buffalo, New York; her grandchildren Christian (whom she took in and raised as her own), Demarco, Bryant Jr., Kwame, K’lentay, Kahlil, Key’Erica, and Maurice; great-grandchildren Kordae, Zyear, Gabby, Y’mani, Quinn, and Kaedyn and godson Marcus Hawkins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her stepfather Thomas E. James; a sister Shirley Andrews, granddaughter, Yoko Scott, great grandson, Truely Harris and a cousin, Merle Stewart. Service will be December 22, 2022 , 10:am visitation and 11: am service at Maddox Memorial COGIC, 1148 Walker Lake Rd. Interment at Mansfield Memorial Park . Ministry of Comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE MANSFIELD 753 McPherson St. (formerly Williams Funeral Services). To stream the service, order flowers, view video tribute and offer condolences to The SCOTT Family, visit

Condolence Messages

  1. Glenn Wendell Bonner, Sr

    Brian & Netta and the rest of the family you have my deepest condolences your Mom was such a beautiful and wonderful lady

  2. Kim Hairston-Dismuke & Family

    Praying for the Family. Look to the hills which cometh your help from God.

  3. My condolences to the family

  4. Rest Cousin and give Uncle Jimmy a hug for me when you arrive upon that shore.

  5. Lil was a great friend. Her , I, Willette , Laverne, Laverne’s husband and Peaches all went on a cruise together. We had a fantastic time. We also had many times we met to enjoy each other’s company. She will be missed greatly. Love, prayers and condolences



  7. LaVerne & Robert Westerfield

    This has been a little rough for me. I’m missing a great friend and sister. We have been in each other’s lives since March of 1977. The Posse’; the 4 of us…we did a lot of events together, shopping & our Christmas parties. You will be sorely missed by us but also still connected. I love you.

  8. Debbie S Jefferson

    Rest in paradise gone to soon

  9. Fayette Ali-Battle

    Netta you and your family has my Condolences praying for all.

  10. So sorry for my class mate we when to school together a very very wonderful person.She was a beautiful person.So sweetheart Rest In Heaven.Praying for you and your family.Amen ❤️

  11. So sorry to hear about my class mate.She was a beautiful wonderful person.We when to school together we have so much fun in school.She will be miss.So sweetheart Rest In Heaven. I am praying for you and your family and I love you.Amen ❤️

  12. Netta and Bryan so sorry about the loss of your mother. We were schoolmates as well as neighbor on Birdcage walk. Lillian was a very sweet lady and I will always remember when me and my girls stayed with you all during the blizzard of ’78. Praying for the family

  13. Betty Palmer-Harris

    My sincere sympathy for the family of Lillian Scott. Lillian was a very nice person to know. My prayers are with you at at this time of sorrow.

  14. I would like to send my condolence to the Scott Family.

  15. To Lillian’s Family
    Previous Memories of a Beautiful Woman.
    A life well lived.
    Our Heartfelt Condolences to You.
    Prayer & Love
    Barbara Simms Family

  16. Emma Smith Thompson

    Praying for family (Elder Woodrow and Gladys Jones) Emma Jones Thompson. Our condolences

  17. I’m missing you so much grandma , never imagined I would have to go on life without you . I just knew you would always be around and never leave . today makes a month since you’ve been gone and it’s not getting easier . I hope you plan to come see me soon . Love you always can’t wait to see you again

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