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Linda Kay LongestPassing: June 17, 2021


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Wednesday, June 23rd @ 10:30 a.m.


Chastain Funeral Home

Tuesday, June 22nd @ 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Mitchell Cemetery

Wednesday, June 23rd

MITCHELL Linda Kay Longest, 74, passed away Thursday, June 17, 2021, at her residence.

Born December 1, 1946, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Virgil R. and Alice E. (Reece) Knight.

Linda was a homemaker and enjoyed taking care of children.

Rebecca (Tony) George of Mitchell
Richard Bryan Longest of Mitchell
Melinda Hope (Billy) Edmonson of Mitchell
Eva Dicks of Mitchell
Christopher George, Kayla George, Austin Longest, Nicole Allen, Destiny Edmonson, Marah Roop, and Davaney Roop
several step grandchildren
Alanna Edmonson
Larry Knight of Mitchell
Bobbie Knight of Mitchell

Her parents; infant daughter, Susan Denise Longest; fathers of her children, Richard Longest and David Roop; long-time companion, William Edmonson; and siblings, Kenny Knight, Donnie Knight, and Judy Herald, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 23, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Brother Jerry Allen officiating.  Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.                                      

The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Tuesday and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Wednesday at the funeral home.

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5 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Crystal Randolph | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: June 23, 2021
    So sorry for the loss of your Mother she is in a much better place . May God Bless you all , much love and Hugs From Ernie & Crystal Randolph
  2. Guest: Cathy and Ron Blackwell | Williams, IN
    Date: June 22, 2021
    Ron and I are sorry for the loss of your mother. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.
  3. Guest: Rohanda Karnes | 2 persimmon Park Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: June 19, 2021
    I'm very very sorry for your mom passing but God has her and he will take very very care of her and you all can rest a sure she is in good hands.
  4. Guest: Chris Clouse | Bloomington, In
    Date: June 19, 2021
    Your Mom is in a better place and no longer suffering. Praying for peace and love for you all.
  5. Guest: Elaine Raeburn | Escondido, Ca
    Date: June 19, 2021
    My prayers go out to you! Your mom was always my best friend and I will miss her