August 2nd, 1959 - January 5th, 2012
The rainbow flag atop the Dennis R. Neill Equality Center is lowered to half staff in memory of loss
in our LGBT community
Keryn Scott, age 52, of Tulsa passed on January 5th at 3:10 am. She was born in Kansas City, Missouri and traveled extensively throughout the U.S. for many years. In 1998 she became an advocate for people infected with HIV/AIDS and worked teaching HIV prevention to students, correctional inmates, civic groups and those in drug recovery facilities in Arkansas, Oklahoma & Florida. Keryn settled in Tulsa in 2004. She is survived by her partner of 16 years, Margie Adams, and her four children:
Daughter - Dawn (Williamson) Keely of Santa Barbara, California
Son - Bill Williamson of Little Rock, Arkansas
Son - Patrick Williamson of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Son - Chris Archer of Jacksonville, Florida
Step-Daughter - Patricia Young of Jacksonville, Florida
Keryn also leaves behind 9 grandchildren as well as a host of friends and extended family.
A memorial service will be held on January 8th
at Community of Hope Church located at
2545 S. Yale Ave. at 2 pm.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to
"A Friend for A Friend"
by contacting Alice Bates at 918.747.6827