06/11/07 — LINDA S. STOCKS

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June 18, 1949-June 9, 2007

PIKEVILLE -- Linda Stroud Stocks, 57, died on Saturday afternoon at Wayne Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family.

Linda was born in Wayne County to Bertha Smith Stroud of Pikeville and the late Milton Stroud. She was retired from the West Company in Kinston.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, June 12, 2007, at 7 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. David Hollowell officiating.

Interment will be Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the Hill Family Cemetery.

In addition to her mother, Linda is survived by her husband, Henry E. Stocks of Kinston; her sons, John Thornton and wife, Tammy, of Pikeville and Jason Thornton and wife of Florida; her stepson, David Stocks of Kinston; her brother, Ivey Stroud and wife, Becky, of Raleigh; grandchildren, Elizabeth Thornton, Abigail Thornton, Dylan Stocks and Amanda Jarman; and her great-granddaughter, Ava Jarman.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her brother, Jimmy Mooring.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. and following the service at Seymour Funeral Home and other times at the home of her mother, 597 True Vine Road, Pikeville, N.C.


Published in Obituaries on June 11, 2007 1:46 PM