Linda Barbara McCoy Stevens

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Linda Barbara McCoy Stevens, 62, of Trumann, went to be with her savior on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2007.

She was born in Rector, Ark. March 17, 1945 and lived in Trumann all of her life. She is a member of the Maple Grove Baptist Church in Trumann, a graduate of Trumann High School, Arkansas State University and a retired registered nurse.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Louie and Suveda Wofford McCoy; one sister, Sharon Kay Rutherford; one brother, "Joe" McCoy and her maternal grandmother, Ida Wofford.

She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Jimmy D. Stevens of the home; two daughters, Dianna Stevens and Sonja Stevens both of Trumann; one grandson, Gavin Stevens of Trumann; two sisters, Sandra Vaughn and Karen Baukus both of Trumann; one brother, Kenneth Craig McCoy and wife Brenda of Wynne.

Funeral services were Saturday in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Dr. Jim Shaw officiating. Burial followed in the Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro.

Pallbearers included Gary Stevens, Dale Whitlatch, Billy Matthews, Marvin Massey, Danny Pippinger and Larry Henderson.

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