Linda K. Parton, age 71, of Cridersville, died at her residence Tuesday morning. She was born Oct. 27, 1943 to the late Herman J. and Laura May Ellis Braun.
MS Parton had been a Federal Mediator for SEIU and a Doula nursing assistant. She was a member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church, board member of the YMCA,
Leadership of Oak Ridge, TN and enjoyed traveling. She was a beloved sister, mother, grandmother and friend.
Survivors include 4 children: Christina Parton, Bobby (Cecily) Parton, Shawn (Sherry) Parton and April (Gerald) Fritts all of Oak Ridge, TN; 11 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren, 2 sisters: Lana Lowary of Delaware, OH and Gay Braun of Oak Ridge, TN; her best friend Rose Hammond and her beloved pets Sammy and Joey.
She was preceded in death by 2 brothers Kurt and Gail Braun.
Graveside memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday Nov. 8 at St. Matthew Cemetery near Cridersville. Pastor James C. Couser will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Starlight Foundation or American Diabetes Foundation. Online condolences may be shared at BayliffAndSon.com