Rector is an extinct town in Shannon County, in the U.S. state of Missouri. The GNIS classifies it as a populated place.
A post office called Rector was established in 1894, and remained in operation until 1954. The community has the name of the local Rector family.
Coordinates: 37°24′25″N 91°30′35″W / 37.40694°N 91.50972°W