Linda M. Thompson-Garretson Class Of 1963 Passed Away

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I regret to inform you of the passing of Linda Thompson-Garretson please remember her family in your prayers during this difficult time.- Scott Hawkins, President


Linda M. Garretson, 74, of Seminole, Oklahoma passed away Monday, August 27, 2018 in Seminole.

She was born June 10, 1944 to Marvell and Ruby (Cobb) Thompson in Purcell, Oklahoma.

Linda was raised in Macomb and graduated with the class of 1963 from Macomb High School.

She has lived in Maud for the past 30 years until recently moving to Seminole.

She married James Harold Doolittle Garretson in April 1966 in Shawnee, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death on December 30, 2012.

Linda was a Licensed Practical Nurse for many years.  She worked for Shawnee Medical Center Clinic and the majority of her nursing career was spent at Maud Nursing Home.

Her grandchildren were the focal of her life.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James Harold Doolittle Garretson; and son, James Harold Garretson.

Survivors include her son, Mack Garretson of Maud, OK; 2 grandsons, Dillon Lindsey and Gunner Garretson; 3 sisters, Jolene and Max Hunt of Tecumseh, OK, Nickie Nelson of Maud, OK and Deborah and Randy Briggs of Tecumseh, OK; 1 brother, Morris and Carleta Thompson of Tecumseh, OK; and many extended family and friends.

Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, August 30, 2018 at Cooper Funeral Home.  Graveside Service will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, August 31, 2018 at Old Moral Cemetery in Tribbey with Brother Tim Martin officiating under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.

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