Wilda Eileen Scott, age 82, long time resident of Littlerock and Olympia, died peacefully at home on Friday, May 16, 2008. She was born January 3, 1926, in Fort Scott, Kan., to Martin and Gladys Johnston. She married Pat H. Scott on July 17, 1943. They moved to Olympia in 1949.
Eileen was a very active member of the Littlerock United Methodist Church. She was a well known realtor in Thurston County for over 30 years. She was a member of the Olympia-Thurston County Association of Realtors, president of Olympia Women's Council on Realtors, state director of Washington State Realtors, Salesperson of the Year numerous times by the Multiple Listing Salesman Club, and Business Professional Women of Achievement. Prior to Real Estate Eileen sold Avon for many years.
Those that knew Eileen knew she loved her family, her church, all her friends, and most of all, her phone.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and her brother, Donald Johnston.
Eileen is survived by sons, John (Kay); Dale (Kathy); and David (Barbara); her daughter Deborah; her sisters, Marilyn Simmons of Lee's Summit, Missouri and Carilyn Lutz of Topeka, Kansas; nine grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services and burial will be held at Mills & Mills Funeral Home Memorial Park, Tumwater, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 21, 2008. A gathering for family and friends will be held at the Scott Lake Community Center following burial. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Littlerock United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 8, Littlerock, Wash. 98556.
Arrangements under the direction of Mills & Mills Funeral Home and Memorial Park in Tumwater, Wash.