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Linda Kay (Overby) French

April 30, 1947 ~ June 21, 2019 (age 72)


Linda Kay Overby French, 72, died Friday, June 21, 2019, at Annie Penn Hospital.

Graveside Services will be conducted at 11:00AM Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at Roselawn Memorial Gardens.  The family will see friends from 9:30 till 10:30 AM Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at Citty Funeral Home.

A native of Rockingham Co., she was a daughter of Vivian Carter Overby and the late Benford Melvin “Ben” Overby and had lived in Reidsville all of her life.  Linda Kay was a retired employee of Equity and a life-long member of Baptist Temple Church.  She was preceded by her husband ;  Clarence Ronald French.

Surviving is her son;  Jason French (Ashley Brown) of Eden, 2 daughters;  Rita F. Vernon (Chris) of Reidsville and Melissa F. Benfield (Brian) of Raleigh, a brother; Bill Overby (Sandra) of Reidsville,  grandchildren;  Elijah Vernon, Sydni Vernon, Hayley Benfield, Hagan Benfield, Hannah Benfield, Ben French, Callie French, and Tanner Brown.

Memorials may be made to:  Baptist Temple Church  729 Wentworth St.  Reidsville, NC  27320.  Online condolences may be made at

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June 25, 2019

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Citty Funeral Home
308 Lindsey St.
Reidsville, NC 27320

Graveside Service
June 25, 2019

11:00 AM
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
1821 Ashley Loop
Reidsville, NC 27320


Baptist Temple Church
729 Wentworth St., Reidsville NC 27320

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