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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Obituary - William "Bill" J. Elliott

William “Bill” Joseph Elliott, of Belton, Missouri was born April 12, 1939 in Independence, Missouri the son of Joseph and Lorene (Ingrum) Elliott. He departed this life on Monday, April 26, 2021 at his home surrounded by love and family at the age of 82 years and 14 days.

On April 4, 1958, Bill was united in marriage to Marilyn Yvonne Jameson in King City, Missouri. On June 11, 2011, he was united in marriage to Sharon Kay Taylor in Raymore, Missouri.

Bill was employed as a clerk for the US Post Office in Kansas City, Missouri until his retirement in December of 1999. He spent many years coaching baseball in the SSJBA. Bill loved woodworking, fishing, gardening and was an avid John Deere enthusiast.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Marilyn Elliott on February 29, 2000; a brother, Henry Elliott and a sister, Helen Worthley.

Bill is survived by his wife, Sharon Elliott of the home; three sons, Jeff Elliott and wife Lisa, Independence, Missouri, Jim Elliott and wife Kim, Raymore, Missouri, Jack Elliott and wife Kim, Kansas City, Missouri; a daughter, Jodie Powell and husband Gene, Belton, Missouri; a step-daughter, Jenna Northcutt, Springfield, Missouri; 11 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; a brother, Tom Elliott and wife Janis, Shawnee, Kansas; a brother-in-law, Ray Worthley, Raymore, Missouri; a sister-in-law, Marjorie Carroll, Belton, Missouri; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.

Cremation. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., Thursday, May 6, 2021 at Meet Me On Main, 515 Main Street, Belton, Missouri.

Family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the MS Society or the Johnson County Mental Health, 1125 W. 1st Street, Olathe, Kansas 66061.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Dickey Funeral Home, Harrisonville, Missouri.