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Linda May BrumfieldPassing: February 28, 2021


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Friday, March 5th @ 1:00 p.m.


Chastain Funeral Home

Friday, March 5th @ 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Lawrenceport Cemetery

Friday, March 5th

MITCHELL – Linda May Brumfield, 77, passed away Sunday, February 28, 2021, at Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

Born February 27, 1944, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Ernest and Lucille (Green) McPike.  She married Joshua Bullitt Brumfield August 30, 1963, and he preceded her in death January 31, 2015.

Linda was a homemaker and had worked security at General Motors.  She attended the First Church of God and was a 1962 graduate of Mitchell High School.

Linda was a loving mother and nana to her family.  She enjoyed taking care of her beloved pets.

Julie Lynn (Dale) Steinke of Louisville, Kentucky
Laura Rogers of Yulee, Florida
Brooke Blackwell of Mitchell
Andrew Kanach, Conner Blackwell, and Kylee Blackwell

Her parents and husband preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, March 5, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Dr. Robert C. Courson, Jr. officiating.  Burial will be in Lawrenceport Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial Gifts:  White River Humane Society

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12 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Penny Deon | Mitchell, IN
    Date: March 7, 2021
    I am so sorry for your loss. In the past couple of years I have enjoyed getting to know Linda. I always looked forward to seeing her. I looked up to her a lot. She will be greatly missed. I am praying for you Brooke, Conner and Kylee.
  2. Guest: Nancy Miller | Mitchell, IN
    Date: March 5, 2021
    Brooke, Conner, and Kylee, I am so sorry for your loss.Linda was a special lady. I am praying for you.
  3. Guest: Jeff Chastain | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: March 4, 2021
    Sorry to learn of Linda’s passing. She & I became friends in Miss Bixler’s first grade class @ Riley Elementary. Linda always stood out as verified by our first grade class picture. She exceeded the height of most of the rest of us! Graduated together in MHS class of’62. Lifting Linda & her loved ones up in prayer. God bless!
  4. Guest: Kim Rager Ferguson | Mitchell in
    Date: March 3, 2021
    So sorry to hear of Linda’s passing. I had a lot of good times at your house when I was a youngster!!!Keeping you girls in my prayers.
    Date: March 3, 2021
    We are sorry to hear of Linda's passing. We enjoyed working with her. She was a very nice person. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family in this time of sorrow.
  6. Guest: John and Helen Hardman | Bloomington, Indiana
    Date: March 2, 2021
    Sorry to hear of Linda’s passing! Prayers and condolences to the family. Another classmate gone!
  7. Guest: James/Sharon Nash | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: March 2, 2021
    To Linda's family: Our condolences and prayers for all. Linda was a very sweet lady. James & Sharon Nash
  8. Guest: Kathy (Green) Baker | Santa Fe, TX
    Date: March 2, 2021
    My condolences to y’all. Prayers of peace to you for your loss.
  9. Guest: Teresa Chastain | Mitchell
    Date: March 2, 2021
    Julie, Laura and Brooke, I'm so sorry for your loss. Linda was a good lady.
  10. Guest: Connie Smith | Mitchell
    Date: March 2, 2021
    Julie, Laura and Brooke, so sorry for the loss of your mom. Back in the day, she was a very good friend to me. She will be missed. May she rest in peace. Your friend, Connie Chastain Smith
  11. Guest: Betsy Laitner | Wellington, MO. 64097
    Date: March 2, 2021
    Brooke, Conner and Kylee, I’m so very sad for this loss of your mother and nana. God comfort all of you. Love, Betsy
  12. Guest: Tina Wyatt | Mitchell
    Date: March 2, 2021
    So sorry to hear about Linda, she was one of the most loving, caring and kind hearted ladies I have ever known. Sincerest sympathy to her daughters and grands.