Linda Lou Scott, 76, Bethany, MO passed away Thursday, March 28, 2024, at a Princeton, MO nursing home.

She was born on June 11, 1947, in Albia, Iowa the daughter of Roscoe and Josie (Hart) Thomas.

Linda was a police dispatcher and also ran a motel in Princeton. She loved crafts, writing, playing piano and gardening flowers.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George Scott; and daughter, Jeanette Meinecke.

Linda is survived by her sons, George (Shari) Scott, II, Bethany, MO, Tim (Shelly) Meinecke, Leon, IA, Gus (Selma) Meinecke, Excelsior Springs, MO; daughter, Jennifer Meinecke, Kansas City, MO; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday April 2 at Zion Church, Cainsville, MO under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, MO. Burial will follow in St. Paul Cemetery, Cainsville, MO. The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Memorials may be made to Zion Church in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, MO 64424. Online condolences may be left at