Obituary: Linda Jane Gilliland


Linda Jane Gilliland, 69, of Addison entered into rest Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Linda was born Aug. 14, 1951 in Cullman, Alabama.

She was a member of Houston Christian Church. Linda like listening to Alan Jackson, Bill Monroe, George Jones and she named her cats after them.

Visitation will be held Friday, Oct. 30, 2020 from 3-4 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Addison, where services will be held at 4 p.m. Burial will follow in Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery in Addison. Brother Bobby Smith will officiate.

Linda is survived by a host of family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father Jimmy Dean Pratt; mother Fannie Mae Burleson; aunts and uncles Betty and Lee Mark Patterson, and Bobby and Dean Gilliland; grandmother Lora Aderholt; grandfather Archie Gilliland; and cousin Anita Gilliland.