Linda Marie Myers Claborn age 71 of Mena, Arkansas formerly of Hatfield, Arkansas passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 in Mena, Arkansas .
Linda was born on October 7, 1946 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Russell B, Myers and the late Cleo “Peggy” Lutrell Bryant. She was married to the love of her life for 55 years, David Claborn. Linda worked in Hatfield Public School for 27 years and was adored by students and faculty. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend.
Linda is survived by her husband David Claborn of Mena, Arkansas. Daughter Teresa Lynn Clark and husband Rick of Mena, Arkansas. Son David D. “Davie” Claborn and wife Gayla of Glenwood, Arkansas. She was blessed by five grandchildren Scotty and Alex McCormick of Mena, Arkansas; Victoria Claborn Stover of Little Rock, Arkansas; Savannah Claborn Mizell of Bryant, Arkansas; Sawyer Claborn of Glenwood, Arkansas. 9 great-grandchildren whose antics never failed to make her laugh Eva Grace, Brielle, Zuri, Isable Love, and Isaac Stover; Zachary and Connor McCormick; Maxton and Samuel Mizell. Siblings Bonnie Myers Goad and Ronnie Myers of Mena, Arkansas.
She was preceded in death by her parents Russell Myers and Peggy Luttrell Byrant, her youngest brother and her best childhood friend ever, Terry Dale Myers. Host of other relatives and friends. Funeral service were Monday, October 1, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at Beasley Wood Chapel with Brother Donnie Jewell officiating. Interment followed in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Hatfield, Arkansas under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Family and friends visitation will be Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Beasley Wood.
Pallbearers were David D. Claborn, Sawyer Claborn, Jake Stover, Ethan Mizell, Andy Youngblood, and Tony Robbins.