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Obituary for Emma Jean Linn

Emma Jean Linn, 74, of Shirley, Arkansas, went to sleep on June 2, 2022, and awoke in the arms of Jesus. She was born to the late Oliver Brooks and Nellie Rachel (Kinsel) Huston on October 30, 1947, in Connellsville, Pennsylvania.

Emma resided at Eglantine community with her late husband, Doyal Linn, on their family farm. Emma was an intelligent and motivated businesswoman who kept the books for the family-owned business, Linn’s Ready Mix, for thirty+ years. She devoted herself to her family and the people around her with kindness and love. She had the natural ability to show compassion to those around her. Emma filled her home with warmth, kindness, and laughter even during the hard times.

Emma is preceded in death by her husband, Doyal Linn. Left to cherish her memory are children, Johnny Hunter of Shirley, Eric Linn (Lacey) of Shirley, Darren Linn (Maria) of Shirley, Karen (Andrew Rodriguez) of Exeter, California; sister Virginia Ebersole; fourteen grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, friends, and other family members.

Clinton Funeral Service is honored to be entrusted with these arrangements.

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