Michael Trent Elliott 1958 – 2015
ODESSA - Michael Trent Elliott, 57, (formerly of Eagleville, Mo.) passed away Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at Research Medical Center, Kansas City, Mo.
He was born February 13, 1958 in Bethany, Mo. the son of Richard and Shirley (Wyant) Elliott. They preceded him death.
On June 25, 1988 he married Linda Meyer in Sedalia, Mo. She survives at home.
Mike was a graduate from North Harrison High School Class of 1976. He excelled at basketball and was awarded First Team All-State and had a career high of 1,974 points. He went on to graduate from Graceland University and became a teacher and coach serving Maysville, Lakeland, Brookfield, Macon, Kirksville, Clinton and Odessa Schools. He retired after 30 years of service. He was also an Eagle Scout.
In addition to his parents, Mike is preceded in death by his grandparents.
Survivors in addition to his wife, Linda Elliott, include children, Trenton and Kennedy, of the home; father and mother-in-law, Marvin and Elizabeth Meyer, Sedalia, Mo.; sister, Brenda Elliott, Clinton, Mo.; brothers, Tracy (Donna) Elliott, Warrensburg, Mo., Brent (Kelly) Elliott, Stewartsville, Mo.; nephews and nieces, Chad (Anne) Elliott, Bristol, England, Cam Elliott, Warrensburg, Mo., Connor Elliott, Laurel, Montana, Hannah and Clayton Meyer, Sedalia, Mo.; and special friends, Tim (Dala) Canyon and Debbie Keller.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, December 6 at Roberson Funeral Home, Eagleville, Mo. Inurnment will take place at a later date. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to an Athletic Scholarship Fund of the donor’s choice in care of Roberson Funeral Home, PO Box 46, Eagleville, MO 64442. Online condolences may be left at www.robersonfuneralhome.com.