Linda Louise (Palmer) Hickey, 55, of Tyrone, passed into the loving arms of her savior Jesus Christ Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, in Oklahoma City.

Linda Louise (Palmer) Hickey, of Tyrone, passed into the loving arms of her savior Jesus Christ Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, in Oklahoma City. She was 55 years of age.

Linda was born July 14, 1962, to Jessie Lee and Virgie Louise Palmer in Paris, Texas.

Linda married Gary Hickey on Aug. 20, 1994. They attended and sponsored many events where Gary and Linda served smoked meats from their American Hog House.

Linda is survived by her loving husband Gary Wayne Hickey and children Terry Waynne and wife Carri Pike, Kelly Wayne and wife Elizabeth Hickey, Valarie Renee (Pike) and her husband Adrian Ward, Adam Wade and wife Pollena Hickey, and Brianne Louise Hickey and her fiancée Joey Strohm; parents Jessie Lee and Virgie Louise Palmer; brothers, Jeffrey Glenn Palmer, Donny Lee and wife Dorothy Palmer and Gary Lynn and wife Shirley Palmer; sister, Tammy Annette and husband David Covington; grandchildren Kinsley Jo Pike, Boston Lee Hickey, Brylon Wayne Hickey, Braxton Wade Hickey, Brennon Thomas Hickey, Nathan Kimari Lee Ward, Neyo Luvell Ward, Nikolai Kole Ward, Orlando Lewis Wayne Hickey, Skylea Oreilly and Stetson Otto Strohm; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Linda is preceded in death by her grandparents, William Andrew Byrd and Lou Ella Palmer; Mary Effie and Floyd Thatcher.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Aug. 12, at the McLoud Historical Society Museum, 421 West Broadway, McLoud, with Pastor Clyde Quick officiating.