Linda L (Dorris) Wilcox

September 17, 1943 ~ January 14, 2019 (age 75)

LINDA L. WILCOX, 75, of Benton passed away Monday morning, Jan. 14, 2019 in Benton.

Linda was born on Sept. 17, 1943 in Benton, the daughter of Herman Lee & Dora Lucille (Hatchett) Dorris.

She married Ferdie Wilcox on June 4, 1978, and he preceded her in death on April 13, 2008.

Linda loved her family and especially treasured time spent with her grandchildren.  She was an avid animal lover, a great cook, and enjoyed crafts, her flowers and baking cakes.  Linda had a creative sense of humor and enjoyed life to the fullest.  She touched the hearts of many and was loved and cherished by all who knew her.

Linda is survived by her:

3 Children: Ronda Racic of Springfield, IL

                     Kevin Racic & wife Lisa of Loxley, AL

                      Shawn Wilcox & Wife Tammy of Benton

5 Grandchildren:  Dustin Racic

                                  Jordan Mazor   husband Craig

                                   Gabrielle Racic

                                    Kelsey Wilcox

                                     Kortney Wilcox

Sister: Pat Snow of Benton

 2 Brothers: Kenny Dorris & wife Iris of Benton

                       Don Dorris of Benton

Linda was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband & by a Brother-Jim.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday Jan. 18th at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton with Rev. Mark Minor officiating.  Burial will be in the Shiloh Cemetery in Whittington.  Visitation will be after 11 A.M. on Friday at the funeral home.

For more information or to sign the online guest register please visit www.mortonjohnstonfuneralhome.com

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