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Mrs. Elizabeth Plode Scott Landford

It is with deep sadness that the Bedell, Scott, Dennis, Morris,Seton, Ofori and Landford families announce the death of our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunty, sister-in-law, cousin and friend. This sad event occurred at the Center For Extended Care at Amherst, Massachusetts, USA on July 16, 2014.
Elizabeth Plode Scott was born in Hoffman Station, Cape Palmas, Liberia unto the union of Captain Tom Mlehn and Mary Nmahde Tedeh Scott.  She moved with her parents to Nigeria.  She returned to Liberia at a very early age to go to school. She lived with her late aunt Mrs. Sally Scott-Wesley of Hoffman Station, the wife of the late Vice President of Liberia, Mr. Too Wesley, in Harper City, Liberia. Harper City was her home in Liberia until she met her late husband, Mr. William Hne Landford of Whole Graway, Liberia and moved to live in Ghana. She returned to Liberia in 1974. At the heat of the Liberian Civil War, she left to join her family in the USA in 1994.

She leaves to mourn her loss, her four children: Ms. Fridaye Landford (Liberia), Mrs. Wrehanyenneh Landford-Dennis (Liberia), Mrs. Comfort Bleeyoh Landford-Ofori (Italy) and Mr. William Nhoueh Landford (USA); her sixteen grandchildren in Liberia and Ghana, and Nhoueh Yiite Landford, Kannah Yimdah Landford, Yehudi Tebah Landford, Eben Hne Landford, Mrs. Atelia Tode Silva and Wilmina Nhouede Landford all of the USA; her daughter-in-law Agatha Nmahde Landford, her siblings: Anna Kannah Bedell (pre-deceased), Cece Wede (pre-deceased), Mrs. Dorothy Scott-Morris and William Belleh Scott , nieces, nephew, cousins and host of other relatives in Nigeria, Ghana, Italy, England, Liberia and USA. She was pre-deceased by her husband William Hne Landford in 2011.
Many of earth's greatest and noblest souls live their lives without glamour and social prestige, and without newspaper and television headlines. Yet, their individual histories are examples of life lived with honor and filled with meaning and purpose, where eternal values and principles are lived as well as taught and imprinted upon the succeeding generations. Elizabeth's lasting legacy is her family. To her family, she is of the noble spirits referenced in the book of Abraham. Thanks mom, for being our mother. You will be missed!!

Funeral Services:
Wake-keeping is on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 6:00pm -9:00pm
Grace Episcopal Church
14 Boltwood Ave. Amherst, MA 01002
Tel: 413-256-6754

Funeral Services:
Saturday, August 2, 2014
Church Service: 9:00am-11:00am at
Grace Episcopal Church
14 Boltwood Ave. Amherst, MA 01002
Tel: 413-256-6754
Interment at 11:30am at South Cemetery on Jensen Road, Belchertown, MA 01007

Repast:
14 Boltwood Ave Amherst, MA 01002

Contacts:
William Nhoueh Landford     (Son)   413-519-9952 or 413-323-6425
Agatha Nmahde Landford (Daughter-in-law)  413-427-3502
Atim Thomas                                                   781-598-5356
Tommy Scott                                                   571-492-8549
Dorothy Moore Dadze                                     202-594-2139
Patrick Morris                                                   952-913-7241
William Burges Johnson                                   202-591-5059
Susan Yankson                                                413-301-2693
Siede Modupe Bedell                                      240-839-8426
Maureen Bedell                                               011-234-7026172824

Local Hotels:
Lord Jeffery in Amherst, Granby Motel (413) 467 8256, Granby, Courtyard Marriot Hotel in Hadley, Holidays Inn in Hadley, Sheraton and the Marriots in Springfield, Mass, Comfort Inn in Ludlow, Mass and Campus Hotel at the University of  Massachusetts at Amherst.