In lieu of flowers the family suggest contributions to the Hospice Compassus organization.
Theodore S. (Scottie) Elliott, 83, Ed Dorado Springs, MO passed away at his home on December 28, 2010. He was born December 21, 1927 to Frank and Cora Lee (Loftin) Elliott of Roscoe, MO.
He married Lena M. Lambrecht on November 30, 1956. One son, James Kent was born to the couple. Scottie remained on the family farm where he was born and raised until health reasons forced him to retire in 1999.
He served two years in the service during the Korean War and was a lifetime VFW member. He worked as a St. Clair Co. Commissioner for 10 years.
Scottie worked for the C.M. Pasley Auction Company from early high school days. He especially enjoyed the fall of the year when he enjoyed quail hunting with his father and brothers, Ralph and Eugene. He enjoyed reading and working crossword puzzles and spending time at the library and playing cards, and taking long drives thorough the country.
He was preceded in death by his son, James Kent, his parents, brother, Eugene , sister, Fae and an infant brother.
He is survived by his wife, Lena of the home, a brother, Ralph Elliott and wife, Fern, Lowry City, MO., a special brother in-law, Frank Lambrecht, El Dorado Springs, MO; a special sister in-law, Lois Hill and husband, Ray, Excelsior Springs, MO; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.