Linda D. Elliott
(January 30, 1958 - October 2, 2006)
Linda Diane (Jones) Elliott, 48, of Sullivan, formerly of Shelbyville and Pana, died at 11:30 a.m. Monday, October 2, 2006 as a result of an automobile accident near Tuscola, Illinois.
In keeping with Linda’s wishes, there will be no services. Memorials may be given to the Angel of Love Program in Shelby County. Arrangements by Howe & Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville.
Linda was born on January 30, 1958 in Pana, Illinois, the daughter of Ralph and Norma Reider Jones. She graduated from Pana High School in the Class of 1976. Linda worked International Paper in Shelbyville for 23 years. She married Michael “Mike” A. Elliott on June 20, 1987. She and her husband owned and operated Timberlake Golf Course and Campground in Sullivan. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit #81 of Shelbyville.
Surviving are her husband, Mike; step-son, Shawn Elliott of Champaign; father and step-mother, Ralph “Speed” and Deema Jones of Decatur; mother, Norma Jones of Pana; nephews, Zach Lebon of Pana and Josh Jones of Colorado; brothers, Dan Jones and wife Candy of Pana, Roger Jones of Pana, Rich Jones and wife Iva of Nokomis and Dave Jones and wife Kathy of Mississippi; sister, Susie Perry and husband Terry of Lakeland, FL; and many close friends including, Shane Fox and wife Leah of Shelbyville, Bobbi McCain of Sullivan, Steve Nickerson and wife Tara of Bethany and Karen Sawyer of Findlay.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Lori Lebon in 1997.