Mrs. Barbara T. (Taylor) Scott

March 13, 1924 ~ June 20, 2019 (age 95)


Mrs.  Barbara T. Scott, 95, of East Penn Township, passed into eternal rest on Thursday, June 20th at The Palmerton, Palmerton, Pa. She was the wife of the late Evan W. Scott Jr. who passed away February 1, 2017. Born in New Bedford, Massachusetts on Thursday, March 13, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Ralph & Marion ( Brotherson) Taylor. Prior to her retirement , she was employed by the W T Grant Department Stores as an office manager. She was a former member of The Red Hat Ladies Group in Florida, and in her spare time, she enjoyed crossword puzzles, knitting, theorem painting, and spending time with her family. Surviving is a daughter Gail S. wife of Richard Reich of Lehighton, a son, Attorney Ronald T. Scott & his wife Mary of Glastonbury, Connecticut , a brother in law, Donald Scott of Philadelphia, Pa., 6 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Stewart M. Scott, a sister, Lois Crowe, 2 brothers, William & Ralph Jr. Family & friends are invited to a visitation on Tuesday, June 25th from 5-7 p.m. at the Ovsak FH, 190 S. 4th St., Lehighton. A graveside service will be held the following morning Wed. June 26th at 11 a.m. in The Ewing Church Cemetery, 100 Scotch Road, Trenton, NJ.  with the Reverend Robert L.Johnson II officiating. A Memorial Church Service in her honor at Salem Bible Fellowship Church, Lehighton, will be announced in the future. Memorial Contributions in her honor may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105. Online condolences can be offered at

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June 25, 2019

7:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Dinkey Memorial Cemetery, Lehighton Area UVO, Ashfield, Pa

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