Helen Louise Scott, age 88, of Jefferson City, Mo., passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Jefferson City, Mo. She was born January 21, 1926, to Henry and Cora (Abbott) Roulston in Kansas City, Mo. She grew up on a farm in Tuscumbia, Mo. She enjoyed her nursing career and raising her family in Mexico, Mo. Her retirement years were spent in Branson, Mo. where she enjoyed sharing the local entertainment with her family and friends. Several years ago she moved to Jefferson City to be near family. She loved to read and was busy with social activities with her friends. Her bubbly personality and pecan pies with be greatly missed. She is survived by her children: James Shipman (Sheila), and Jerry Shipman (Fran), both of Jefferson City, Mo., and Mary Linginfelter (Larry), of Wichita, Kan.; seven grandchildren, one step-granddaughter, and 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Nancy Carol, and her husband of 35 years, Robert Scott. Services will be at Sheldon-Goodrich Funeral Home in Osceola, Mo. on Friday, April 25 at 10 a.m. Donations can be made to a charity of your choice.