Thursday, July 30, 2020
Lee And Oakhurst Dr
Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States
Obituary of Linda Whitehead
Linda Brooks Whitehead Clarksdale, MS Linda Brooks Whitehead, 79, a retired teacher, died Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at North MS Medical Center. Graveside service is 9:00 AM Thursday, July 30, 2020 at Oakridge Cemetery in Clarksdale, MS. Meredith Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements. Linda graduated from Sienna College and Memphis State. She was a member of the Dominican Sisters of Peace in St. Catherine, KY, Clarksdale Cedars Club and St. Elizabeth Altar Society. She taught several years at Carl Keen Vo-Tech. She also worked for several departments of the Federal Government; Social Security, IRS and the USDA. Most recently, she worked for Chapman, Lewis and Swan. Survivors include husband of forty-five years Frank Whitehead; sons Thomas Whitehead, Greg (Elizabeth) Whitehead; brother Carter Brooks; sisters Mimi Strohm, Judy (Ed) Exum; grandchildren Brooks Whitehead, Carter Whitehead. Preceded in death by parents Abe and Elizabeth Farris Brooks. In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to St. Jude Research Hospital.