Nancy C. (Richardson) Elliott, 70, of California, passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2010, at her residence. She was born January 23, 1940, in Otterville, the daughter of Alba Claude and Nannie L. (Lewis) Richardson, both of whom preceded her in death. She was married on November 24, 1971, at First Baptist Church of California, to Keith Elliott, who preceded her in death on January 22, 2010. Nancy and Keith were owners of ElliottÃs Paradise Doughnut Shop in California for many years; she also worked at Ralston-Purina for many years and at Moniteau Care Center for four years. She was a member of First Baptist Church of California, Mo. She is survived by one son, Mark Elliott Sr. and wife Sherry of Lake Ozark; one daughter, Robin Elliott of California; one sister, Vera Routon of Sedalia; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Shelley Brown on January 16, 2000; one son, Brian Keith Elliott on August 19, 1974; four brothers, Dean, Clifford, Bill and Bobby; and two sisters, Dora and Mary. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 11, 2010, at 11:00 a.m., at Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, in California. Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery near Clarksburg. Officiating will be Pastor Steve Jones, Rev. Greg Morrow, and Mr. Jack Bowlin. Visitation will be held today, Wednesday, November 10, 2010, from 5:00 p.m. Ã± 7:00 p.m., at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, c/o Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, 100 S. Oak, California, MO 65018. Arrangements are under the direction of Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services, California, Mo.