Linda F. Truitt, 67, of Millsboro, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Truitt was born Dec. 19, 1946, in Pikeville, N.C. to the late Levie and Emma Mae Kirby Hawley. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband George C. Truitt in 2009.
Linda was employed by 1st National Bank of Maryland and also National Cash Register. She collected Beanie Babies and dolls. She was a laid back and easy going person but could be feisty when necessary. She loved her grandchildren and enjoyed attending their sporting events. She was a devoted mother and grandmother and will be missed dearly.
She is survived by a son, Christopher Truitt and his wife Lisa of Millsboro; a sister-in-law and close friend Judy Rogers; and two grandchildren, Martin Coulter Truitt and Emily Alissa Truitt. She is also survived by extended family members and friends. The family would like to thank her many caretakers who did such an excellent job overseeing her care.
A funeral service and celebration of her life will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 20, at Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St., Millsboro, where friends may call after 5 p.m. Pastor Robert Hudson will officiate.