Wednesday, December 25, 2013
Funeral services for Mrs. Agnes Salters Scott were held Saturday, December 7, 2013, at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Salters. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Crossroad Cemetery of Salters. Mrs. Scott died Sunday, December 1, 2013. She was born October 29, 1915, the daughter of the late Limus Woods and Judy Graham Woods. She was a seamstress, caregiver, and nurturer to many. She was educated in the public schools of Williamsburg County. After graduating from high school, she moved to New York, where she worked for several years. When she returned to Kingstree, she was married to the late John Salters. Later, she married the late Raymond Scott. A daughter, Willie Mae Salters, four stepdaughters, Esther Brown, Jameda Salters, Carrie Jones, and Mae Scott, and four stepsons, Ulysses Salters, Layton Salters, Elijah Scott, and George Scott, preceded her in death. Survivors are: three children, Leona McAlister (Hasco), Willie Salters, and Florence Nesbitt (Herbert), all of Kingstree; a granddaughter, she raised as her own, Tonya Mitchum (Frank) of Orlando, Florida; seven step-children, John Salters, Jr. of Eustis, Florida; Johnnie Gamble of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Freeda Joe Salters, Nathaniel Salters (Jeannetta) and Mildred Stith (Floyd), all of Kingstree; Virginia Wilson of Nesmith; and Monroe Scott (Adell) of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; one sister, Lou Ella Rogers of Washington, DC; 44 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.