MITCHELL – Malinda “Linda” Newby Cazee Patton, 52, passed away Saturday, June 10, 2023, at her residence.
Born September 22, 1970, in Tipton, she was the daughter of Ronald Wayne Sr. and Helen Louise (McPherson) Newby. Linda married Bradley Patton on November 18, 2014 and he preceded her in death February 12, 2015.
Linda had an Associate’s degree in criminal justice and worked for the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. She loved gambling; going to casinos, the boat, and bingo. Linda enjoyed working outside, fishing, singing and karaoke, and collectables. She loved her pets; her fur baby, Koda, and fur sister, Ruby.
Surviving are her children, Jessica (Kelsey) Cazee-Collard of Bedford, Savannah Cazee of Mitchell, Kanon Cleek of Evansville, and Mickayla Cleek of Tell City; grandchildren, Mason Clark, Collyns Clark, Holden Clark, Kayeshley Piper, Maleia Piper, Jersilyn Piper, Kaison Cleek, Amelia Schank, and Berkley Sandage; siblings, Doris Voorhies of Anderson and Ronald (Erin) Newby, Jr. of Freetown; mother, Helen Louise Newby; uncle, Mick McPherson; and brother-in-law, Chris Piper of Paoli.
Her father; sister, Sarah Piper; grandparents, Maxine Morris McPherson and Medford McPherson; aunt, Lucy Riddle; and brother-in-law, Bo Voorhies, preceded her in death.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Friday, June 16, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center. Cremation to follow.