Dorothy Lee Linn

Dorothy Lee Bush Linn

Dorothy Linn, 89, passed away on March 5th, 2018 in Olive Branch after a brief illness.

Dorothy was born on January 12, 1929 in Hollandale, Mississippi to William Fred Bush and Jessie Lee Bush. She was a graduate of Greenwood High School, Class of 1948. She enjoyed cooking and homemaking and spending time with family. Always a lover of fashion, she particularly enjoyed her years working at Powers Department Store in Clarksdale. She also worked at the City of Clarksdale in the Building Inspection Division from the mid 1970's to 1985.

She was married to Royce M. Aust, a marriage that produced two sons, Kenny and Rich.

She was preceded in death her parents, a brother Kenneth Bush, and her husband Charles (Jack) Linn.

She is survived by two sons, Kenneth Mitchell Aust (Jerrie) of Cayce, Mississippi and William Richmond Aust (Terry) of Germantown, Tennessee. In addition she is survived by a granddaughter Jessica Aust of Conroe, Texas. She is also survived by a dear and special cousin Joann Flemming of Shreveport, Louisiana.

Visitation is Friday March 9, 2018, 12:30 - 1:30 P.M. at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale. MS. Funeral services are 1:30 P.M. Friday at Meredith-Nowell Chapel in Clarksdale, MS with burial in the Oakridge Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements.