Linda Edwards


A Celebration of Life for Linda Brown Edwards, 67, of Kilgore will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 22, in the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore with Rev. David Hampton officiating. Interment will follow in the Danville Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 until 7 in the evening on Thursday. Mrs. Edwards completed her earthly journey on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 in Longview.

Linda was born on October 23, 1950, in Kilgore to Gene and Dorothy Brown. She graduated from Kilgore High School in 1969. She became a dietician and worked in long term care until her retirement. Linda enjoyed living the “country life,” going camping, attending family reunions, going to Galveston and cooking for large groups. She especially loved going to casinos and listening to Conway Twitty. She will be greatly missed by all of those whose lives she has touched.

Left to cherish her memory is her mother, Dorothy Brown of Kilgore; siblings, Eddie Brown and wife Pacita, Mike Brown, Anthony Brown and wife Claudine and Brian Brown, all of Kilgore; step-daughters, Darlene Stephens and husband Dave of Houston, Elaine Brazil and husband Jeff of Colorado; friends and caregivers, Phyllis Henderson and husband Mike, Graycie Jordan and Wendie Foor, all of Kilgore. Also left to carry on her legacy are numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, friends and other loving family members.

Linda was preceded in death by her father, husband Darrell Edwards, in-laws Kurt and Delores Edwards, and brother and sister-in-law Donnie and Martha Edwards.

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