Linda Jane Monroe Thomas, age 68, went home to Jesus in the loving arms of angels on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, after a long battle with Huntington’s Disease.
Linda was born Aug. 17, 1946, to Sam and Lee Monroe in Trenton, New Jersey. She was the first of seven children. As a toddler, Linda moved with her family to Weatherford where she spent most of her life and raised her children. Linda also lived several later years in Hartman, Arizona with her husband John.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Sam and Lee; daughter, Tracy Barber Bear; son, Keith Barber; and brother, David “Whiz” Monroe.
She is survived by husband, John Thomas; daughter, Denise Barber Hawkins; stepsons, Todd and Toby Thomas; stepdaughter, Mindy Thomas; granddaughter, Brooke Thomas; and grandson, Keith Bear, 6 step grandchildren and 1 great step grandchild, brothers John Monroe and Ric Church, and sisters Terri Monroe, Jeannie Dobbs and Sue Monroe.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Linda’s name for Huntington’s Disease Research at HDSA.org.