Janice Kaye Scott


    Janice Kaye Scott of Rolla, Missouri was born on January 30, 1942 in Rolla, Missouri to S.M. and Ethel P. (King) Tucker and passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 3, 2022 at the age of 80 years.


    Janice attended Rolla High School and was a graduate of the Class of 1960.
    She married Henry John Scott of Rolla, Missouri on September 21, 1974.
    Janice was a Christian above anything else, accepting her Lord at the age of 12. Janice attended both Fort Wyman Baptist Church where she held many positions before moving to First Baptist Church.
    She enjoyed many hobbies, plants and flowers, sewing and quilting, she painted in oils, but watercolor was her passion.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, S.M. and Ethel Tucker; husband, Henry John Scott; grandparents, George and Cora King, and Marion and Ella Tucker; great granddaughter, Presley and two additional great grandchildren that passed too early to meet.
    She is survived by her children, Cyndi (Jeff) Leith of Montauk, Missouri, Tyson (Anita) Webb of Rolla, Missouri and Melissa (Ken) Quinton of St. James, Missouri; brother, Michael (Sue) Tucker of Overland Park, Kansas; grandchildren, Cora Bauer of St. James, Missouri, Kaitlyn Quinton of Mims, Florida, Jessie McCarthy of Lake Port, Florida, Jeremy Quinton of Republic, Missouri, and Matt Quinton of Ozark, Missouri; great grandchildren, Caedon, Rylan, Madison, Benjamin, Gracella, Jemma and a new baby boy on the way; aunt, Dorothy; pet pug, Jazzy; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to noon on  Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at  the Rolla Chapel of the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla, Missouri.
    Funeral service was held at noon on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at the Rolla Chapel of the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla, Missouri with Pastor Steve Betts officiating.
    Interment was in the Rolla City Cemetery in Rolla, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla, Missouri.