Linda Diane Carroll, 68, of Palatka, passed from this life on Friday, May 25, 2018 at the Stuart F. Meyer Hospice Care Center in Palm Coast following an extended illness. Born in Palatka, Linda had been a lifelong resident of Palatka except for a couple of years spent in North Carolina. She was a 1966 graduate of Palatka High School. Linda retired from the Putnam County District Schools following 31 years as cafeteria manager, having worked at numerous schools throughout the district including, Jenkins Middle School, E.H. Miller School, Middleton Burney Elementary in Crescent City, Mosely Elementary and at Browning Pearce Elementary. She also managed the Children’s Summer Feeding Program. In her leisure time, Linda enjoyed gardening, cooking, fishing and watching movies. She was of the Baptist faith.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Alvin and Rhetta Farmer.
Linda is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Ron Carroll of Palatka, 3 daughters, Tina O’Quinn (Terry) of Las Vegas, NV, Nikki Camacho (Carlos) of Charlottesville, VA and Kaley Carroll (Robert Gorski) of Bessemer, MI, 2 brothers, Larry Farmer (Rhonda) of East Palatka and Mike Farmer (Tina) of Palatka, a sister, Tracy Davis (Ray) of Palatka, 2 grandchildren, Anthony “A.J.” Dumas and Allison Dumas, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Thursday, May 31, 2018 from 5-8 P.M. at Johnson-Overturf Chapel in Palatka. with a time of sharing thoughts and memories to begin at 7:00 P.M.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Linda’s Book of Memories page at www.johnsonoverturffunerals.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.