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Linda F. Landreth

September 14, 1953 August 17, 2018
Linda F. Landreth
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Linda F. Landreth, 64, of Cowling, Illinois passed away at her residence on August 17, 2018.  She was born on September 14, 1953 in Richland County, Illinois the daughter of F. M. and Ivalu (Ellis) Mctaggart. Following her fathers passing Linda was adopted by Frances Dow. Linda married Melvin Landreth and he preceded her in death.  Also, preceding Linda in death was her father; and sister, Mary Lou Prosise. Linda loved crafting and making gifts for family.  She owned a crafting business and was very proud of the items that she made.  Linda was active in the Cowling community and loved visiting her friends at the community center in Cowling. Linda also loved keeping up with family and friends on social media.    Linda will be remembered by her mother, Ivalu; son, Richard Cook of Carmi, IL; Daughters, Brandie (James) Schmidt of Evansville, IN and Heather Atkinson McAffee of Bloomington, IL; siblings, Jim Dow, Bobby Dow, Marian Dow, Sue Dow and Jennie Dow; six grandchildren and two great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. In keeping with Linda’s wishes, she will be cremated and no formal services will be held at this time.  Keepes Funeral Home is serving the family with the arrangements.  To view Linda’s tribute wall and leave condolences for the Landreth family, please visit
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