Leila Elizabeth Ahmed Scott, 86, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Wake Med. She was born
April 27, 1928 in Providence, RI to the late Hockmey Ahmed and Sarah Drape Ahmed. She worked for many years in the restaurant industry, most recently as a waitress at McLean’s in Zebulon.
Graveside service 2:00 pm, Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Pine Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery, 85 Pine Ridge Rd., Zebulon, 27597.
Surviving: children: Jeff Scott, Jr. (Denise) of St. Stephen, SC, Sarah S. Jones (Matthew) of Georgetown, SC, Dorothy S. Ash (Michael) of Tabor City, MI, David F. Scott (Peggy) of Spring Hope, Russell F. Scott (Susan) of Zebulon, Johnnie T. Scott (Mary) of Bailey; 17 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; brother, Philip Ahmed of Maryland.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jeff Scott, Sr.; son, Willie D. Scott; one grandson, one great-granddaughter.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.