Scott, Shelby Jean McNeil

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Ms. Shelby Jean McNeil Scott, 78, passed these Earthly chains on May 11, 2019. She was a loving friend, mother, sister, aunt, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was born on February 17, 1941, in Floyd County, Va., to the late Paul McNeil, and Alma Delores Mackey McNeil.

Shelby worked for Jeanette Uniforms for about six years before having her two children, and going back to work and retiring from Bennett Uniforms in 2003.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Ruth Ann Huff, and her ex-husband, Wayne, with whom she remained very close.

Surviving are her loving sons, Richard Wayne Scott Jr. and his wife, Tonya L. Miller Scott, and Randall Houston Scott; two brothers, Marshal McNeil and his wife, Joann, and Kevin McNeil; one sister, Pat Weddle and her husband, Gene; four grandchildren, Hannah Jean Scott, Michael Christian Scott, Ian Patrick Scott, and Adam Elijah Scott; one great-grandson, Elijah Gregory White, all of whom she doted on every chance she got, and many special nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Friday, May 17, 2019, at Eastlawn Gardens of Memory in Kernersville.

Hayworth-Miller Kernersville Chapel is assisting the Scott family.