Pleasant Grove Cemetery

Ladonia, Fannin County, Cemeteries of Texas

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Pleasant Grove Cemetery

Name Birth Death Comments
Scott, William Ben Aug. 5, 1936 2008 The Herald Banner, Sat, May 17, 2008


Scott, William Ben
William Ben Scott was born Aug. 5, 1936, in Ladonia, son of Claudia Refugee Reynolds and Vernon Scott. Ben was a graduate of Clark High School in Ladonia and Texas College in Tyler where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1960. He accepted Christ at an early age and was a member of Pleasant Grove CME. Inspiring many lives, Ben was honorably discharged from the Army after serving in the Korean War. He was also a member of the Masonic Brotherhood. He leaves his legacy to his son Derrick Darrell Scott of Rockwall; a daughter, Annita Jan Scott of Fort Worth; a sister, Claudia Askew of Ladonia; four grandsons, Mose Scott Jr. IV, Derrick Terrell Scott, Carson Darrell Scott and Kaden Darrell Scott; two granddaughters, Ameisha Scott and Akinthia Scott; and a host of nephews, nieces and friends. Funeral services are at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Pleasant Grove C.M.E. in Ladonia with Rev. Mitchell Scott officiating. Burial is in Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today at Grace and Mercy-Grundy Funeral Home in Greenville. ~ ~ ~ The Herald Banner, Saturday, May 17, 2008