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Mrs. Doris Odell (Scott) Raiford

November 12, 1919 ~ June 16, 2017 (age 97)
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Mrs. Doris Odell Raiford passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017, at The Vaiden Community Living Center. Mrs. Raiford was born in Memphis, Tennessee on November 12, 1919. She was the widow of Garland Edward Raiford. She was preceded in death by her son Garland Edward Raiford, II. She was a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School in Memphis, Tennessee. She worked her way through Bee Dew Beauty College in Memphis, Tennessee as a housekeeper. She became a hair stylist.  She retired from Nursing in 1984 from being employed at Hutze11 Hospital in Detroit, Michigan.

*** Dr. Anthony L. Dockery will be the officiating Minister.



[1] Daughter:          Miriam Dockery     Vaiden, MS

[1] Son :                     Mishael Raiford    Canton, Michigan

[6] Sisters:                Hazel Pannell       Altadena, California

                                    Andrea Verge       Baltimore, Maryland

                                    Gail Scott                Detroit, Michigan

                                    Patricia Lawton     Shaker Heights, Ohio

                                    Michelle Taylor      Detroit, Michigan

                                    Linda Blackwell     Detroit, Michigan


[2] Brothers:           Lafayette Scott      Kathy, Texas

                                    Stanley Scott         Richmond, Texas

[13] Grandchildren

[10] Great Grandchildren

[3] Great-Great Grandchildren

 Service Information

June 22, 2017

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Ed Roberts Chapel of Remembrance
76 Westwood Park
Eupora, Mississippi 39744

Funeral Service
June 23, 2017

11:00 AM
Ed Roberts Chapel of Remembrance
76 Westwood Park
Eupora, Mississippi 39744

Interment following funeral service
June 23, 2017

The Forest Hill Cemetery
Cemetery Lane
Winina, MS 38967

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