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Thursday September 6th, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Friday September 7th, 2018

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Linda Jean Parsons

Linda Jean Parsons, 67, of Gentry, Arkansas passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018 at the Siloam Springs Regional Hospital.

Linda was born on July 9, 1951 in Springdale, Arkansas to Sherman and Hazelteen Bowen. She enjoyed being a hairdresser, taking care of her horses, barrel racing, and most of all, she cherished her family.

She is survived by her husband, Garland, of the home; son, Tony Parsons and wife LaDonna of Springdale; brother, Dennis Bowen of Little Kansas, OK; sister, Shirley Craig of Las Vegas, NV; granddaughter, Christin Kelly and husband Daniel of Goshen, AR; and 3 great-grandchildren, Parson, Paisley, and Peyton.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Chapel in Springdale from 5:00pm-7:00pm.

Graveside service will be held on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 10:00am at the Friendship Cemetery. Pastor Eldon Bagwell will officiate. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Arkansas Children’s Hospital. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.backstrom-pyeatte.com


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Garland, Accept my condolences on your loss. Memories of your times together will enduring. Larry Fruhlinger

Larry Fruhlinger Sep 11 2018 12:00 AM

Like so many, I've just been at a loss for words. Everyone loves this lady! Our paths have crossed so many times over the years. What a blessing, these memories! To Garland, Tony, and the entire family, may God bless and take care of you! We have so dearly loved you over the years! Linda, I'll see you again!

Bob and Rhonda Barenberg Sep 7 2018 12:00 AM

My heartfelt condolences goes out to family and friends. Linda always had a smile on her face and never failed to help you if you if ever needed. I will always hold great memories that she gave me along with all the laughs.

Darlene Smith Sep 7 2018 12:00 AM

Im so sorry for the loss of Linda. She was a pretty lady with a big heart. Linda will be missed. Another angel in Heaven. Sending prayers to all. God Bless.

Sharon S Gray Sep 6 2018 12:00 AM

Linda was a wonderful person with a loving spirit. She helped my daughter, granddaughter and myself many times over the years with words of encouragement, smiles and hugs. She will greatly missed but lovingly remembered. Keep riding high and proud, Miss Linda.

Connie Whiteley Sep 6 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Linda Parsons

Steve Thompson and Leslie Hewitt Sep 6 2018 12:00 AM

She was a very happy person. Prayers for the family

Bobby Hawkins jr Sep 5 2018 12:00 AM

Go with God cuz, R.I.P. with ur mom, dad and Joe.

james bowen Sep 5 2018 12:00 AM

She gave a lot of people the courage to keep barrel racing when they were going through hard times. She will surely be missed

Teresa Clark Sep 5 2018 12:00 AM

A Table Basket was ordered on September 5, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Sep 5 2018 12:00 AM

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