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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Saturday March 19th, 2022
5:30pm - 7:30pm

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Celebration of Life

Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Saturday March 19th, 2022

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Linda D. Anthony

Linda D. Anthony- age 71 of Clinton, passed away March 13th, 2022 at UT Medical Center in Knoxville. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Oak Ridge, TN.

Linda was born on July 23rd, 1950 in Knoxville, TN. she attended Clinton High School. During her career she worked for the Oak Ridger, Aetna Insurance Company, and ORNL where she would retire.

Linda loved and embraced her family, as a wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Her thoughts and actions were always about what she needed to do for her family. She was a remarkable lady who, despite years of medical problems, never complained and always put her family first.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Nola Nadine and Dave Morrison, brother Earl Morrison, sister Carella Childs, brothers-in-law, William Anthony, Ricky Anthony, and Jim Pierce.

She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Johnny Anthony of Clinton, daughter Pam Taylor of Oak Ridge, son Mike Taylor of Clinton, sister Mary Shaffer of Clinton, brothers Jack Morrison and wife Jeanetta of Clinton, Jerry Morrison of Clinton, Steve Morrison and wife Pam of Princeton, IN, Carl Morrison and wife Susan of Clinton, Gary Morrison of Clinton, and Danny Morrison of Clinton; sisters-in-law, Bonnie Harvey of Claxton, Patsy and husband Doug Scruggs of Oak Ridge, Darlene Pierce of Melton, FL; brother-in-law Gary Anthony of Andersonville; three grandchildren, three great grandchildren, along with several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19th, 2022 at Jones Mortuary in Clinton, with funeral services following. Rev. Jerry Day officiating.

“I love you baby, I always have and I always will. Thanks for the 48 plus years you gave me. I will miss you.”

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John, Was so sorry to learn of Linda's passing. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Wish it was so that you could come back to work, but I understand. Miss seeing you. Jean Pickell

Jean Pickell Mar 22 2022 1:24 PM

So sorry John, thinking of you in prayer, miss you

Kim kyte Mar 19 2022 6:24 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Linda Anthony

Kim kyte Mar 19 2022 6:22 PM

We love you Aunt Linda!

Christina Tippens Mar 19 2022 2:59 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Linda Anthony

Tammy Runkles Mar 19 2022 11:58 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Linda Anthony

Tammie Price Mar 19 2022 9:22 AM

John, I am so sorry to hear about your wife. Sending up prayers for you and your family. Just know that I am thinking of you. Miss you sweet friend.

Diane Carr Mar 18 2022 11:40 AM

Worked with Linda at The Oak Ridger newspaper. She was beautiful and vibrant and kept us laughing. Good memories! So sorry for your loss, will keep your family in my prayers!

MJ Simcox Mar 17 2022 10:31 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Linda Anthony

Mona (Sluss) Grubb Mar 17 2022 5:17 PM

She will be so very missed.

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