Frederick Scott Lance

Frederick Scott Lance

Frederick Scott Lance, 44, of Pulaski, died at 2:58 p.m. Thursday, March 25, 2021, at Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis.

Scott was born on Aug. 21, 1976, in Cape Girardeau, the son of Frederick O. and Nancy Evelyn Stringer Lance.

He was a member of the Pulaski Christian Church, where he also served as a deacon. He was a big St. Louis Cardinals fan. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Fred Lance, on Feb. 8, 2021; his maternal grandparents, Carl E. and Carol Stringer; his paternal grandparents, William Alfred and Erma Lee Lance; and an infant sister, Cheryl Lance.

He is survived by his mother, Nancy Lance; sister Jessica Beauchamp and husband, Brandon; niece Charleigh Beauchamp, all of Olmsted; uncle Mike Stringer of Pulaski; other relatives and friends.

Graveside funeral services were at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 1, at Rose Hill Cemetery in Pulaski. Pastor Mike Sharp officiated. Inurnment followed. 

Memorials can be made to Rose Hill Cemetery, P.O. Box 147, Villa Ridge, Ill. 62996.

To sign the online guestbook, visit

Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge was in charge of arrangements.

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