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Wanda Kathleen (Thomas) Scott

November 25, 1932 ~ October 7, 2020 (age 87)


Wanda Kathleen Scott, 87 of Gifford, formerly of Urbana passed away at 8:31 PM  Wednesday October 7, 2020 at Country Health Rehab and Nursing Home, Gifford.  She was born November 25, 1932 in Greenup, Illinois the daughter of Kenneth and Bessie (Eveland) Thomas.  She married Paul Scott in 1954 and he preceded her in 1987.  She is survived by a son, Jeff Scott (Becky) of Urbana, three grandchildren, Jennifer Scott Butts (Dustin), Jon Scott (Casey), Jason Scott (Chelsea), eight great grandchildren, a brother, Richard Thomas (Faith) of Elgin and a long-time companion, Bill McNeil.  She is preceded in death by her husband, a son, Michael and two brothers.

Wanda attended Effingham schools and was an order taker at Magnavox and later J. M. Jones.

She LOVED anything outside involving the sun.  She enjoyed bowling, fishing and playing cards.

Her family, especially her grands and great grands were her loves.

Funeral services will be 11:30 AM on Thursday October 15 at Renner-Wikoff Chapel & Crematory, 1900 S. Philo Rd., Urbana with visitation starting at 10:30.  Pastor Hank Sanford will officiate and burial will be at Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign.

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October 15, 2020

10:30 AM to 7:00 PM
Renner - Wikoff Chapel (Philo Rd, Urbana, Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign)

Funeral Service
October 15, 2020

11:30 AM
Renner - Wikoff Chapel (Philo Rd, Urbana, Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign)

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