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Linda Sue GrayPassing: December 9, 2021


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Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday, December 15th @ 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Mitchell Cemetery

To be Announced

MITCHELL – Linda Sue Gray, 71, passed away Thursday, December 9, 2021, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky.

Born May 8, 1950, in Greene County, she was the daughter of Matilda Goble “MG Buck” and Charolette Ruth (Hall) Houtchings.  She married Gary Smith July 13, 2018, and he preceded her in death April 7, 2019.

Linda was a 1968 graduate of Eastern Greene High School and loved the outdoors and fishing.  She was of the Christian faith.

Surviving:             sons, Karl Edward (Ami) Payton of Mitchell

                                      Kenneth Robert (Dorothea Endicott) Thompson of Mitchell

                           fiancé, Stanley Eitutis of Radcliff, Kentucky

                         brother, James Franklin (Loretta) Houtchings of Needmore

Her parents and siblings, Matilda Ruth Kidd, Edna Sears, Milldred Jean New, and Robert Houtchings, preceded her in death.

The family will receive friends from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Wednesday, December 15, at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.  Following cremation, burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

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5 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Bob and Vickie Goldsberry | Medora, Indiana
    Date: December 15, 2021
    Karl and Kenny We have such warm and wonderful memories of Linda. She was a great person and she will be missed. You are in our thoughts, hearts and prayers. All our sympathy. Bob and Vickie Goldsberry and family
  2. Guest: Ladonna Beasley | Orleans
    Date: December 13, 2021
    so sorry for your loss
  3. Guest: Jaime Scherschel-Kline | Bedford
    Date: December 13, 2021
    Linda was a great woman, we all have many fond memories of her. So sorry for you loss. Donnie, Matt & Jaime
  4. Guest: Jeffry L. Mills | Mitchell, IN 47446
    Date: December 12, 2021
    Linda was one of my favorite aunts. Loved her with all my heart. So glad I got to see her one last time at Kenny's home a few months back. My heart goes out to Kenny and Carl. You will be missed by all who loved you Linda. I know you are with god, surrounded by all the angles and family. RIP dear Linda.
  5. Guest: Terry Lee New | 3193 Glastonbury Drive, Virginia Beach Virginia 23453
    Date: December 11, 2021
    We Love you. You will be missed. .