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2/23/13 - Sharon McLucas, daughter of Autrillia Watkins Scott spoke her mother's love and great strengths during her funeral on Saturday afternoon at the Grace Brethren Church. After 30 years of nursing Scott retired in 1991 and found a second career as a a full-time community activist in the City of Long Beach. Family and friends spoke of what a great woman Scott was and how her legacy will live on in the community. Photo by Brittany Murray / Staff Photographer

Autrilla Scott's grandchildren, and daughter Sharon McLucas shared fond memories of growing up with the nurse and community activist during a memorial service at Grace Brethren Church on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013.

Scott died Feb. 17 at age 82.

Long Beach Mayor Bob Foster also offered his condolences.