Linda S. Scott

  • Born: February 3, 1947
  • Died: April 1, 2011
  • Location: Benton Harbor, Michigan

Tribute & Message From The Family


Linda Scott, 64, of Benton Harbor, passed away Friday, April 1, 2011 at the University of Michigan Hospital.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held 11:30 A.M. Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at Starks & Menchinger Family Funeral Home, 2650 Niles Rd., St. Joseph. Burial will follow at Coloma Cemetery. Friends may visit from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Monday, April 4, 2011 at the funeral home. Flowers may be given by the family and memorials may be made to the Scott Family. Those wishing to share a memory online may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com.

Linda was born February 3, 1947 in Benton Harbor, MI to Leonard & Hazel (Scott) Little. She graduated from Lakeshore High School. On October 3, 1992 she married Johnny Scott in Coloma, MI. Linda worked for Harding’s as Produce Manager for 28 years and 10 years for Martins as Produce Clerk. In her spare time she enjoyed gardening, her pets, and re-sale shopping.

Linda is survived by her husband Johnny Scott of Benton Harbor; son Ronnie Gipson Jr. of Fenton, MI; daughter Ronda Gipson of Sterling Heights, MI; mother Hazel Little; grandson Ronnie Gipson III; granddaughter Courtney Gipson; sister Ruby “Charlene” Emlong; two brothers Leonard & Jimmie Little; special Aunt Louise Scott; mother -in- law Inge Scott, sister -in- law Sandy Swank, brother –in- law Thomas Scott; and many nieces & nephews. Linda was preceded in death by her father Leonard Little; sister Dora Jean Little; and three brothers Melvin Little I, Chuck Little, and Larry Little.