Archive for Thursday, July 19, 2007

Obituary: Doris Linscott

July 19, 2007

Services for Doris Avis Farr Linscott, 87, Chillicothe, Mo., were Tuesday, July 3, in Chillicothe, Mo., Burial was at Lakeside Cemetery in Sumner, Mo.

Mrs. Linscott died Saturday, June 30, 2007, in Chillicothe from heart disease.

She was born Oct. 30, 1919, in Bedford, Mo., the daughter of Lester Uriah and Arminda Margaret Jones Farr. She attended school in Sumner, Mo.

Mrs. Linscott was a homemaker. She also was an RSVP volunteer and attended Soul's Harbour Church of God in Chillicothe.

She married Curtis Grover Linscott on Feb. 10, 1937 in Linneus, Mo. He died Aug. 2, 1991.

Survivors include a daughter, Nina Louise Griffin, Chillicothe, Mo.; a sister, ElFreeda Payton, De Soto; a brother, Wayne Farr, Marshall, Mo.; seven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sons, Chester Leroy "Scotty" Linscott, William Frank "Bill" Linscott, and Curtis Grover Linscott Jr.; and sisters Nina Farr, Margaret Thompson, Dolly Bloss, Carrie Bloss, Mary Kilburn and Minnie Frakes.

The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Association, sent in care of the Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601.

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