Sutherland, Linda Duncan

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Linda Duncan Sutherland of Floyd went home to be with the Lord December 30, 2014. She was a born-again Christian and had retired from Volvo. She also worked as bookkeeper for the family business. She was a devoted family nurse to her children, grandchildren, parents and siblings. She is preceded in death by her parents, Edgar and Betty Duncan.

She is survived by her husband, John Sutherland; son, John Randolph IV (Mary Beth); and daughter, Lori (Nick) Charles; grandchildren, Dakota, Tanner, MaKenna, and Brayden Reed, Jade and Sophie Sutherland; brother, Eugene (Robin) Duncan; sister, Judy Ann Lester; nieces, Melissa (David) Mathis, Angie (Anthony) Hixon, Jenny (Robbie) Bain, Kayla Duncan, Summer Duncan, and Breanna Sowers; nephews, David (Frances) Brown, Shannon Ratcliffe, and Wesley Duncan; aunts, Ester Griffith, Rosie (Gene) Altizer, Bernice (Russell) Akers, Ruth (James) Moran; uncles, Marlie (Thelma) Duncan, Edward Altizer, Teddy Altizer, Tazwell Altizer, Lawrence (Marti) Altizer, Phillip (Norma) Altizer, Tommy Altizer; mother-in-law, Ethel (Ross) Peacemaker; sisters-in-law, Mary (Billy) Underwood, Ruth Ann (Shirley) Boothe, Wilma Lee (Bill) Simpkins, Judy (Cecil) Roop; and her walking companion, Slide.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, January 2, 2015, at Alum Ridge Community Church. Interment will follow in the Alum Ridge Community Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, January 1, 2015, at the Maberry Funeral Home Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Alum Ridge Community Church Cemetary Fund, c/o John Sutherland, 442 Berry Hill Road, NW, Riner, VA 24149.

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II Timothy 3:14 “But continue thou in the things which thou hast learned and hast been assured of, knowing of whom thou hast learned them.”