CHRISTOPHER — Linda Marie McCarty, 72, of Christopher, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, at 9:15 a.m.
She was born on Jan. 24, 1945, in Sesser, to Wilbur and Rose (Roberson) Robbins.
Survivors include her daughter Nicole and Ross Burkitt of Christopher; grandchildren Morgan Burkitt of Valier and Jake Burkitt of Christopher; one great-granddaughter, Karcin Hagerman.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Jeff Webb.
She enjoyed working at her mother’s restaurant the Robbins Nest Café in Sesser as a teenager. She also enjoyed the friendships that she made during her many years of tending bar.
Memorial service for Linda McCarty will be on Thursday, Sept. 14, at 3 p.m. at the Gilbert Funeral Home in Christopher. Visitation will be on Thursday Sept. 14, from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital and will be accepted at the funeral home. The family would like to thank Celtic Hospice for their wonderful care.
For more information, visit www.gilbertfuneralhomes.com.