Ellis W. Scott
Services for Ellis W. Scott, a retired government actuary, will be at 6 p.m. tomorrow at the Wilde Lake Interfaith Religious Center, 10431 Twin Rivers Road, Columbia.
Mr. Scott, who was 68 and lived in Columbia, died of a heart ailment Friday at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
He retired from the U.S. Department of Energy in 1988. He earned a bachelor's degree at Southern University and a master's degree at the State University of Iowa.
Survivors include his wife of 41 years, the former Elaine Bell; two sons, Eric Scott of New York and Evan Scott of Philadelphia; a brother, Wayman Eugene Scott of Knoxville, Tenn.; and two sisters, Laura Scott Taylor of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Betty Scott Taylor of Washington.
Laura Ann Bernard
Services were conducted last month in Florida for Laura Ann (( Bernard, an insurance company secretary who grew up in Baltimore. She died of a brain tumor Nov. 24 at a hospice near Orlando. She was 42.
Ms. Bernard had worked for Allstate Insurance Co. in Longwood, Fla., for the past several years. She moved to Florida in 1985 from Seaford, Del.
She was a member of the Church of the Annunciation in Longwood.
The former Laura Graham was born in Baltimore and graduated in 1967 from Our Lady of Mount Carmel High School in Middle River.
She is survived by a son, Keith Bernard of Longwood; her father, Thomas A. Graham of Essex; four brothers, Thomas Stephen Graham of Orlando, David Graham of Rosedale, Richard Graham of Rosedale, and Matthew Graham of Middle River; and three sisters, Patty LaMontagne of Casselberry, Fla., Eileen Regan of Orlando, and Beverly DeFontes of Dundalk. Her mother, the former Nila Truex, died in 1967.