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Kerthia Scales

February 4, 1943 ~ November 6, 2019 (age 76)


Our beloved Kerthia Scales was born February 4, 1943 in Wilmington Delaware to the late Evelyn and James R. Washington.  She went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 6, 2019.

In addition to his parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Oliver Hawkins, James R. "Links" Washington, Jr., Craig Washington and Melvin Washington.

Kerthia leaves to cherish her memory: her husband, Roger Scales; siblings, Bernard, Charles, George (Ardella), Patrick, Stanley and Syvella “Penny” Washington, and a host of nieces , nephews, cousins and friends.

Her Homegoing Celebration will be a 11 am on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at Bethel AME Church, 604 North Walnut Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19802; with a viewing from 9:00 - 10:45 am only.

Her burial will be in he Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery.


To send flowers to Kerthia's family, please visit our floral section.


Public Viewing
November 14, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Bethel AME Church (N. Walnut Street, Wilmington)

Funeral Service
November 14, 2019

11:00 AM
Bethel AME Church (N. Walnut Street, Wilmington)

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