In memory of
Linda E. (Potter) Stinson
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In memory of
Linda E. (Potter) Stinson
GALESBURG - Linda E. Stinson, 78, Galesburg, passed away at 12:50 a.m. Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018, at the Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville. Linda was born Nov. 7, 1940, in Galesburg, the daughter of Everett Potter and Flora (Buck) Potter. She was reared and educated in Knoxville. While in high school, Linda was the drum major for the marching band. She graduated from Knoxville High School with the Class of 1958. After high school, she attended the Cottage Hospital School of Nursing. After graduating, she began her career as a registered nurse for Dr. Moffit for two years, then Dr. Erffmeyer for eight years, and finally Dr. Currie for 25 years. She married Jim Stinson on Dec. 8, 1963. Linda was a member of First Church of God in Galesburg, where she often sang in the choir and served as the Sunday School Secretary. She enjoyed skiing on snow and water, gardening, bird watching, playing with the dogs, traveling, and attending her grandchildren's functions. She is survived by her husband, Jim Stinson of Galesburg; two children, Pam (Mark) Brown of Dahinda and Chris (Kitlyn) Stinson of Oneida; and two grandchildren, Mia Stinson and Holly Brown. Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Everett Potter and Flora Potter; and two sisters, Dixie Potter and Meredith Potter. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville. Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at First Church of God in Galesburg. Interment will be at the Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens in rural Galesburg. Pastor Dennis McQuown will be officiating the services. Memorial contributions may be left to either First Church of God or Guardian Angels. Online condolences can be made at www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com.
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In memory of
Linda E. (Potter) Stinson
GALESBURG - Linda E. Stinson, 78, Galesburg, passed away at 12:50 a.m. Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018, at the Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville. Linda was born Nov. 7, 1940, in Galesburg, the daughter of Everett Potter and Flora (Buck) Potter. She was reared and educated in Knoxville. While in high school, Linda was the drum major for the marching band. She graduated from Knoxville High School with the Class of 1958. After high school, she attended the Cottage Hospital School of Nursing. After graduating, she began her career as a registered nurse for Dr. Moffit for two years, then Dr. Erffmeyer for eight years, and finally Dr. Currie for 25 years. She married Jim Stinson on Dec. 8, 1963. Linda was a member of First Church of God in Galesburg, where she often sang in the choir and served as the Sunday School Secretary. She enjoyed skiing on snow and water, gardening, bird watching, playing with the dogs, traveling, and attending her grandchildren's functions. She is survived by her husband, Jim Stinson of Galesburg; two children, Pam (Mark) Brown of Dahinda and Chris (Kitlyn) Stinson of Oneida; and two grandchildren, Mia Stinson and Holly Brown. Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Everett Potter and Flora Potter; and two sisters, Dixie Potter and Meredith Potter. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville. Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at First Church of God in Galesburg. Interment will be at the Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens in rural Galesburg. Pastor Dennis McQuown will be officiating the services. Memorial contributions may be left to either First Church of God or Guardian Angels. Online condolences can be made at www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com.
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120 South Public Square
Knoxville, IL 61448
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