Obituary: Elna Scott


Elna Faye Scott, age 94, of Dixon, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2020, at Prairie Hills Assisted Living in Tipton. Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, there will be a private family service at the Dixon Cemetery conducted by Rev. Matt Schneider-Adams.

Elna was born April 26, 1925, in Monroe City, Mo., to James and Francis (Huff) Hagar. She was united in marriage to James Scott on July 26, 1946, in Davenport. He passed away on Oct. 1, 2013.

She is survived by her son Paul (Jennifer) of Dixon; daughters Donna (Loren) Snyder of Metamora, Ill., and Sheila (Robert Cassatt) Tyler of Bettendorf; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; sister Bernadette Oliver of Texas and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Rebecca and Loretta; son Dennis; grandson Brent; and her husband.

Elna enjoyed gardening, flowers, dancing, card parties, bingo, cooking, card games, baking and especially her grandkids.

Cards or memorials may be sent to: 801 Davenport Street Dixon, Iowa 52745.

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