Welcome to the memorial page for

Linda Lynch

August 27, 1953 ~ September 30, 2017 (age 64)

Linda Darnell Lynch was born on August 27, 1953 in Kaufman, Texas. She was received into Heaven the evening of Saturday, September 30, 2017. Linda was 64 years young.

Linda was raised in Mesquite, Texas and was a 1971 graduate of Mesquite High School. She resided in the Dallas area the remainder of her life.

She was a legal secretary for most of her adult life and briefly worked at Fantasia Dance & Arts with her daughter. Wherever she worked, she became the “Momma,” always looking after everyone and making sure they were okay. She attended First Assembly of God Church in Kaufman, Texas. At the church she volunteered for the Forever Families program that helps women and children in crisis. Linda was happy to share her own life experiences in order to help others. She had an incredible love for the Rolling Stones especially Mick Jagger. During her final days at the hospital, she smiled and danced with her eyes as she listened to the Stones. She loved making her Mamaw’s chocolate pies for her family during the holidays. Her family meant everything to her. She was a loving daughter, sister, mother, grandmother and aunt. Linda was a beautiful person with a big heart, amazing spirit and a smile that would brighten your day. She will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved her.

Linda was preceded in death by both parents, Bud Flint and Virginia Parry. A brother, Roger Parry, and grandson, Cody Sims.

She is survived by her daughter, Callie and husband Russell Sims of Rockwall, son Joshua Parry and wife Jennifer of Garland.  Grandchildren Byron Sims and wife Meghan of Houston, Brent Sims and wife Austin of Denton, Caila Sims of Rockwall, Lowell, Christopher and Jakson Parry of Garland, and Haylee Arce of Crandall. Great grandson, Lane Sims. Sisters Debbie Caldwell of Plano, Cathy Arce and husband Frank of Crandall, brother Chuck Hardee of Garland, and nieces Valerie and husband James Wheeler and Natalie and husband Jonathan Sturgeon, and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

 Service Information

October 3, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Laurel Oaks Funeral Home
12649 Lake June Road
Mesquite, TX 75180

Funeral Service
October 4, 2017

2:00 PM
Laurel Oaks Funeral Home
12649 Lake June Road
Mesquite, TX 75180

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