Mary “Linda” Howard Cleghorne, age 72 of Colbert, GA passed away Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019.
Born on June 20, 1947 in Arcadia Desato, FL, she was the daughter of the late Seth A. and Mary Lucy Ballard Howard. She was a homemaker and of the Protestant faith. She was preceded in death by brothers & sister-in-law, Fred (Louise) Howard, Robert Howard; and a sister-in-law, Carolyn Howard.
Survivors include her husband, Jerald Keith Cleghorne of the residence; sons, Joseph Michael (Pam) Thomas, Jeffrey Martin (Angie) Thomas; daughter, Jana Michelle Thomas; grandchildren,Jonathan Mitchell Thomas, Joshua Miles Thomas, Justin Michael Thomas, Nicole Bridges, Jamie Howard-Hammmil (Hunter); great-grandchildren, Carter Myles Thomas, Paislee & Pyeper Thomas, Braylin Thibodeau; step-children, Kevin, Marcus and Amy Cleghorne; step-grandchildren, Cole, Montana, Malaki, Zander; and great-granddaughter, Fiona; brothers, Wayne Howard, sister, Sandy Howard (Jimmy) Thomas, sister-in-law, Ethelene Howard.
Funeral services will be held 2 pm Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 at Ivie Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Hubert Carter officiating. Burial will follow in Colbert Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-8 pm Thursday evening at the funeral home.
Arrangements are in the care of Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, GA.