Dennis Ray Elliott
Dennis Ray Elliott was born Wednesday, February 10, 1954, at 6:35 a.m. in Iola, Kansas, to John L. and Betty J. Elliott and passed away Thursday, March 5, 2020, in Reeds Spring, Missouri.
Dennis was a longtime resident of Reeds Spring, Missouri, working for many years at the water and wastewater departments. He was honored by the state of Missouri in 2018 as the Wastewater Operator of the Year for the entire state. Dennis was also known as a master craftsman in all woodworking skills. Yet, his greatest accomplishment was communicating with people. Everyone who came into contact with him remembered his smile, generosity and quirky sense of humor.
Dennis was preceded in death by his wife, Sharon Blades-Elliott; father, John L. Elliott; twin brother, David; and his younger brother, Greg Elliott.
Survivors include his children: Kendra, Brandon; and Ashley; his mother, Betty J. Elliott; brothers: John and William; their families and the many friends Dennis has made over the years.
Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com.