Linda Charlene Kelly, 71, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on August 21, 2018. Services will be held on Friday, August 24, 2018, at 2:00 pm, at the Meador Funeral Home Chapel, Gainesville, Texas, officiated by Rev. Kenny Phelps. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery, (located in the Burns City community) Valley View, Texas. There is not a scheduled visitation.

Linda was born in Nocona, Texas, on September 16, 1946, to James and Kay (Wilhelm) Cain. She married Ted D. Kelly on November 15, 1986, in Mountain Springs, Texas.

She is survived by her husband Ted; two daughters, Darla and husband Brent Boen, of Callisburg and Delana and husband Ron Mazdra of McKinney, Texas; two sons, Jeff Dodson of Gainesville, Texas and Jason and wife Kim Dodson of Nashville, Texas; three sisters, Brenda Sutton and husband Bob, Betty Glass and husband Frank, Cathy Harris and husband Jimmy all of Nocona, Texas. Five grandchildren, Alex Knauf, Leah and Sarah Mazdra, Kaden and Savannah Dodson. Along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Ms. Kelly was preceded in death by her parents.