Transition: Mrs. Mary Jo Scott Brainerd (Aug. 3, 1921-Mar. 6, 2017)

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Mrs. Mary Jo “Scotty” Scott Brainerd, age 95, a resident of Tulsa, Okla., died Monday, March 6, 2017, in Tulsa.


She was born Aug. 3, 1921, in Ultima Thule, Arkansas.  She was the secretary of Brainerd Chemical Company and a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Holiday Island, Arkansas.


Mrs. Brainerd was preceded in death by her parents, Jeff and Essie Allen Scott and her husband, Harold Brainerd, Jr.


She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Stephen Scott and Sandie Brainerd of Ponte Vedra, Flor., Harold Webster Brainerd III and Betty Brainerd of Tazwell, Virginia and Mathew Allen and Kathy Brainerd of Tulsa, Okla.; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.


Funeral services for Mrs. Brainerd will be held at 9:00 a.m., Saturday, March 11, 2017, in the Wilkerson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jason Carlton officiating. Burial will follow in Redmen Cemetery.


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