Funeral services for Mrs. Linda Clay will be held Sunday, March 4, 2018, at 3:00 pm at Stephens Funeral Home in DeKalb. Revs. Chris Gully and Randy Rigdon will be officiating. Burial will follow in Cedarlawn Cemetery in Scooba.
Mrs. Clay, 65, passed away March 1 at Specialty Hospital in Meridian.
Linda was a homemaker who provided her family with the warmth that only a mother and wife could provide. Mrs. Clay loved her family and was active in every part of her children’s life. She especially loved her grandchildren. Her caring heart also was shown as she cared for her aging mother.
She is survived by her sons, Tommy Clay and Tyson Clay and wife, Beverly; daughters, Kristy Gillis and husband, Robert, and Kasey Watkins and husband, Scott; grandchildren, Braxton Stokes, Burket Gillis, Brody Clay and Riley Watkins. Mrs. Clay is also survived by her brother, Bill Bryan and wife, Johnnie as well as numerous cousins, niece and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Clay; parents, Edwin and Sara Bryan; grandchild, Sara Beth Gillis, and numerous uncles and aunts.
Visitation will be held Sunday from 1pm until service time at the funeral home.
Friends may leave their notes of condolences at www.stephensfunerals.com
Linda Marsha, you will be missed. I have so many fond memories of visiting with you, your family, my mom (Sue), Aunt Ann, Aunt Julia, and Aunt Sarah. I am so sorry we could not attend your funeral. Love to you all. Love, Heather (Rushing) and Mae Puckett
HEATHER PUCKETTPike Road, AL
Our prayer is that all of you grow closer to each other and support one another through the coming days and years. So sorry you had to lose both your Dad and Mom.
Judy and Ken RobinsonPrescott Valley, AZ
I’m very sorry for your loss. I loved working with Linda.
Tom GoinsPhiladelphia, MS
My deepest condolences for the family. Mrs Linda was a great lady, and she will be sorely missed 😢
Karen RobertsLouisville, MS
So sorry to hear of Linda's passing.
Sending prayers for her family.
Carolyn K. Bowenscooba, MS
Mike and Jane ThomasScooba (wahalak), MS
You will be greatly missed.
David, Ruth and Brodie ThamesPhiladelphia, MS
So sorry I couldn't be there. You all are in my thoughts & prayers. I know what it's like to lose a Mother. Please know I'm with you in spirit.
Christy ClarkWest Point, MS
We are very sorry for your family’s loss.
Hansel & Jacque SparkmanScooba, MS