Linda Wade Eckols

Linda Wade Eckols, age 65, of Brownwood passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, in a local hospital. She was born on Jan.2, 1947, in Dallas to Orval Lavon Wade and Juanita Ruth Wade. Ms. Eckols was a registered nurse and spent many years in health care. She was a great Nascar fan and loved her dog, Archie.

She is survived by a daughter, Angela Gaddis and husband John of Gun Barrel City, TX.; 

a brother Cody Wade and wife Pat of Indian Creek; as well as nieces and nephews, Carla Edgett, Bubba Wade, Kristi Herrod and Jamie Richardson. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Carl Wade.

Visitation was held on Monday evening. Graveside services for Ms. Eckols will be today at 2 p.m.  at Jordan Springs Cemetery with Terry Simmons and Bill Wells officiating. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society. Blaylock Funeral Home of Brownwood is in charge of arrangements.