Linda M. Garretson, 74, of Seminole, passed away Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, in Seminole.

Linda M. Garretson, 74, of Seminole, passed away Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, in Seminole.

She was born June 10, 1944, to Marvell and Ruby (Cobb) Thompson in Purcell.

Linda was raised in Macomb and graduated with the class of 1963 from Macomb High School.

She has lived in Maud for the past 30 years until recently moving to Seminole.

She married James Harold Doolittle Garretson in April 1966 in Shawnee. He preceded her in death on Dec. 30, 2012.

Linda was a Licensed Practical Nurse for many years. She worked for Shawnee Medical Center Clinic and the majority of her nursing career was spent at Maud Nursing Home.

Her grandchildren were the focal of her life.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James Harold Doolittle Garretson; and son, James Harold Garretson.

Survivors include her son, Mack Garretson of Maud; two grandsons, Dillon Lindsey and Gunner Garretson; two sisters, Jolene and Max Hunt of Tecumseh, Nickie Nelson of Maud, and Deborah and Randy Briggs of Tecumseh; one brother, Morris and Carleta Thompson of Tecumseh; and many extended family and friends.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 30, at Cooper Funeral Home.

Graveside service will be 11 a.m., Friday, Aug. 31, at Old Moral Cemetery in Tribbey with Brother Tim Martin officiating under the direction of Cooper Funeral Home of Tecumseh.

To share memories, or to sign the guestbook online, go to www.cooperfuneral.com.