Doris M. Scott, 66, of Englewood, Fla., passed away peacefully Thursday, May 1, 2014, at Fawcett Memorial Hospital in Port Charlotte, Fla., following a period of declining health.
She was born May 29, 1947, in Chicago, Ill., a beloved daughter of Stanley and Beverly (nee Bennett) Robson.
Miss Scott was a bartender and a waitress most of her life. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Doris was a doll collector, and built mini doll houses in her spare time. She was an animal lover and always had many pets. Doris was with her partner, Robert E. Anderson, for 29 years, and they shared a home in Englewood.
She is survived by two children, James L. Laws of Englewood, and Brandy L. Monarch of Jacksonville, Fla.; three grandchildren, Jena Preston of Texas, Trevor Laws of Massachusetts, and William “Boo” Preston III of Jacksonville; and one great-grandchild, Adriana Kasinger.
There will be a celebration of her life at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Beaver’s Sports Bar and Grill, 4299 S. Access Road, Englewood.
Arrangements are by Lemon Bay Funeral Home.