She graduated from Harrodsburg High School in 1958 and Eastern Kentucky University in 1962. After teaching in Ohio and Kentucky Linda Lou retired after 35 years of teaching in the Cobb County Georgia school system. She was a devoted member of the Holy Name of Mary Catholic church. The cabin on the hill and her antique car were her pride and joy. In recent years Linda could be found mowing yards around town and touring Lebanon on her three-wheel scooter.
Linda Lou greatly enjoyed and deeply loved her special cousins in the area: Joyce Ann Spalding, Pat-Lucille Spalding, Sam-Brenda Spalding, Rob-Sue Ann Spalding, Mike-Rita Spalding, Mike-Mary Ann Dotson, Carl-Glenda Spalding, Tim-Rosie Spalding. Mark-Debbie Spalding
She is preceded in death by:
Parents Joseph L and Mary Beatrice Luckett Spalding
Special Aunt Mildred Spalding
Great-niece Myra Carter
Great-nephew Joseph Carter
Sisters; Jo Ann James of Inglis, Fl and Betty Feagins of Gainesville, Tx
Nieces; Teresa Thomas of Yankeetown, Fl and Jo Lynn Black of Lewisville, Tx
Nephews; David James of Newport Richey, Fl, Jim Black of Boerne, Tx, and Joseph James of Tampa, Fl
Also surviving are eight great-nieces and nephews and eight great-great nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church,306 Calvary Church Rd, Lebanon, KY on Monday, April 2, 2018, 11:00AM. Internment will be at the church cemetery following the mass.
Visitation will be held at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church on Sunday, April 1, 2018, from 3:00-8:30 P.M. Prayers will be begin at 7:00PM
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Sisters of Loretto Motherhouse Infirmary at 515 Nerinx Rd, Nerinx, KY 40049, Attn: Michelle Essex.