Ms. Linda Elizabeth Holliman Farnsworth
Ms. Linda Elizabeth Holliman Farnsworth, 66, of
Beaumont, passed away peacefully after a courageous
battle with cancer Thursday, February 4, 2010, at
Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth in Beaumont. She
was born June 1943, one of ten children to the late
Carolyn and Albert Wilbur Holliman.
Linda enjoyed the arts, traveling, family and
especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed laughing
and spending time with her dear friends. Linda was very active in her
church and thrived by helping others. She touched the lives of many
people with her smile and generosity; and maintained her loving and
caring attitude toward others till the very end.
Linda will be remembered by her beloved children, David Hines and
his wife, Gale, of West Columbia, C.B. Hines Morris and her husband,
David, of Rocky Mount, North Carolina, and Stacey Hines Fitch
and her husband, Jack, of Nederland; her treasured grandchildren,
Evan Fitch, Gabriel Fitch, Savannah Hines, Abigale Hines, Melinda
Morris, Sheila Morris, Elizabeth Morris and Georgia Morris; her greatgrandchild,
Amira Morris; her loving sisters, Juanita H. Johnson of
Thomson, Clara H. Mc Nair and her husband, Jimmy of Harlem,
and Ann H. Bloodworth of Milledgeville, Ga.; her devoted brothers,
Wilbur Holliman and his wife, Henrietta, of Harlem, Larry Holliman
and his wife, Maggie, of Las Vegas, Nevada, and George Holliman and
his wife Darlene, of Dearing; and countless other friends and loving
family members whom were so blessed to know her.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Pete Hines and David
Farnsworth; her sister, Mozell H. Tankersley; and brothers, Lynn
Holliman and Lewis Holliman.
Linda was a person that placed others before herself and was a true
inspiration to all those that knew and loved her.
Her funeral service was held 10 a.m. Monday, February 8, 2010, at
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church with burial to follow at Magnolia
Cemetery under the direction of Broussard's.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St.
Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 1350 North 23rd Street, Beaumont,
Web posted on Thursday, February 18, 2010