Obit: Linda Damewood

Obit: Linda Damewood

October 17th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Linda Damewood, 65, of Hixson, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at the home of her brother, Les, in Red Bank, surrounded by her loving family.Linda was a member of Red Bank Presbyterian Church. Linda was a graduate of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and was a school teacher with the Hamilton County Department of Education and then worked for Dollar General Store for 17 years. Linda was a very loving person and especially loved her cats.She was preceded in death by her father, Gerald S. Damewood; and niece, Mai Yvonne Crumley.Survivors include her mother, Lou Damewood, of Chattanooga; sister, Lilian Wells, of Hixson; brothers, Gerald (Kaisah) Damewood, of Memphis and Les (Charlotte) Damewood, of Red Bank; three nieces and two nephews.Funeral services will be noon Saturday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace with the Rev. Everett Gossett, the Rev. Ronnie Smith and Ed English officiating.Interment will follow in Chattanooga Memorial Park.A special thank you to Hospice of Chattanooga and Life Care Center of Red Bank.In lieu of flowers, the family request that contributions be made to Hospice of Chattanooga.Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m.-noon Saturday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.