Meta Scott (Granny)

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Meta Scott (Granny), 91, of Exeter, passed away in her home on Saturday, April 19, 2014. She was born on July 22, 1922, daughter of Robert and Telka (Koehler) Schmidt, in Creedmoor, Texas. She was united in marriage to Robert C. Scott in Sept. 1945, in Uhland, Texas, and he preceded her in death in 1983. They lived in Austin, Texas, until May of 1980 when they moved to Shell Knob. She spent several years working in the Shell Knob Library and was a member of the Trinity Presbyterian Church in Shell Knob. She was a founding member of the SOLO's (Society Of Lively Oldsters) in Shell Knob.

Survivors include: her son, Bob Scott, of Kansas City; her daughter, Beverly Scott Wardlaw and her husband, George, of Exeter; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Elroy Schmidt, Robert Schmidt, and Weldon Schmidt, and one sister, Vera Schuenemann.

At a later date memorial services will be held for her immediate family both in Thomas Hollow, and in Texas where she was born.

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Barry County Library and entrusted to the White Funeral Home and Crematory, P.O. Box 890, Cassville, MO 65625.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.