Funeral services for Ms. Linda Gay Dees, 63, were held Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 10 a.m. in the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tim Everett officiating. Interment followed in Western Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home, Springhill.
Visitation was held Friday, June 1, 2012 from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ms. Dees was born April 23, 1949 in Springhill to Marion Durwood and Nellie June Modisette Dees and passed away May 30, 2012 in Springhill. She was a lifelong resident of this area, was of the Baptist faith and was a retired Dietary Manager, with Town and Country Nursing Home for 16 years. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister.
She is survived by her children, Gregory Scott Clark and wife, Beth of Minden, Geff Clark of Springhill and Gennifer Hall of Minden; five grandchildren, Connor Clark, Logan Clark, Abby Clark, McKenzie Hall and Zachary Hall; sisters, Wanda Smith and husband, Stanley of Texarkana, Arkansas, Pamela Dees of Springhill and Vicki Carpenter and husband, Jimmy of Sarepta; brothers, Mike Dees and wife, Deborah of Taylor, Arkansas, Ronnie Dees and wife, Barbara of Springhill; step-sisters, Monica Davis and Miniver Kennedy; step-brothers, Sidney Foster and Dick Foster; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Ms. Dees was preceded in death by her father, Marion Durwood Dees; mother, June Dees Foster; stepfather, James Foster; and brother, Ricky Glenn Dees.
Serving as pallbearers were Peyton Dees, Chance McDonald, Kyle Carpenter, Bobby Joe Hall, Duwayne Cheatham and Channing Hall. Honorary pallbearers were Mark Clark and Tim McDonald.
A special thanks to Agape Hospice staff, Dena, Tammy, Robin, Keela, Chaplin Buster Bailey and her sitters, Cindy, Ms. Margie, Nicole and Kay for their compassion and loving care.
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