Wanda Elaine Scates, 77, of Mulberry, passed peacefully in her sleep on February 5, 2021. She was born in Baltimore, MD on March 28, 1943, to parents Robert and Geneva Horner.
She is survived by her husband of 39 years, William Scates; sons Calvin and Gary Radsick; daughter Debra Brittle; 16 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. Wanda worked for the Fontaines for over 20 years, and was practically family with them, as well.
She loved cooking for her family and just spending time with her kids, grandkids, and great grandkids. They will always remember her love of Jesus, and cornbread!
A visitation will be held from 10-11AM on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at Lakeland Funeral Home, with a service at 11AM. Interment to follow in the Lakeland Memorial Gardens.
“I will spend money on things I love to do. I’m going to laugh till my stomach hurts. Dance even if I’m bad at it. Got to celebrate this event called life. Live each day like it’s my last.”
Click here to view a webcast of the service on 2/13/2021 at 10:55 AM, Eastern Standard Time.
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