April 3, 1946 - March 19, 2021
Linda Gail (Robertson) Dowdy, 74, of Olive Branch, passed away at 10:00pm on Friday, Mar. 19, 2021 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Apr. 3, 1946 at Grand Tower, IL, the daughter of Bill and Louise (Hatley) Robertson. She married Keith Dowdy on Nov. 8, 1963 and he preceded her in death Feb. 6, 1982. Linda was a full time mom, grandmother, and homemaker. She attended Alexander Free Will Baptist Church, enjoyed visiting with friends at the Kozy, and enjoyed playing pinochle at the Branch Restaurant. Survivors include her daughter, Christy of Olive Branch; 2 sons, Tim (Lisa) of Jackson and Todd (Donna) of Fruitland; 6 grandchildren, Lance (Amanda) Neal, Aaron (Sabrina) Shockley, Danni (Tom) Goldstein, Blake Neal, Tyler Dowdy, and Lexi Dowdy; 6 great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Sylvia Bradshaw of Scott City and Mary Robertson of Harrisburg; 2 brothers, Frank (Michele) Robertson of Phoenix and J.R. Robertson of Murphysboro; 2 half-sisters, Laurie Girtman and Marilyn Cripps both of Grand Tower; 2 half-brothers, Wesley Robertson of Chester and Jeremy Robertson of Anna; nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Besides her husband and parents, she was also preceded in death by siblings Merle “Duke”, Billy, & Mike Robertson, Shirley Wells, Blanch Garms, and Donna Lambert. Visitation for Linda Dowdy will be from 4-8 Monday, Mar. 22, at Crain Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Cape Girardeau. Funeral services will be at 10am Tuesday, Mar. 23 at the funeral home with Rev. Terry McKee officiating. Interment will follow at Shiloh Cemetery at Villa Ridge, IL. Memorial contributions may be made to Shiloh Cemetery. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Linda Gail (Robertson) Dowdy, 74, of Olive Branch, passed away at 10:00pm on Friday, Mar. 19, 2021 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Apr. 3, 1946 at Grand Tower, IL, the daughter of Bill and Louise (Hatley) Robertson.... View Obituary & Service Information
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