Linda Kay (Taylor) Hoffman
Linda Kay Hoffman, 54, Bokoshe died June 3, 2012, in Fort Smith, Ark. She was born Feb. 6, 1958, in Poteau to Eugene Sr. and Vernice (Jennings) Taylor. Linda Taylor married Richard Hoffman on June 2, 1978, in Spiro. She was employed at Sparks Hospital for 33 years as a Unit Secretary on the Mother Baby Unit. Linda worked on the farm; she enjoyed gardening, crafting and fishing and most of all was a loving wife and mother. She has been a member of Bokoshe First Baptist Church since July 27, 1988.She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Eugene Taylor Jr. Linda is survived by her husband of 34 years, Richard Hoffman of Bokoshe; a son, Brian Hoffman of Bokoshe; a daughter, Angela Hoffman of Bokoshe; a brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Deneen Taylor of Spiro,; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty and Charles Boster and Terry and Herby Grizzle all of Pocola; mother and father-in-law A.N. Jr. and Mary Hoffman of Bokoshe; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as a host of other family, friends and loved ones. Pallbearers will be Jonathan Carter, Jason Hoffman, Dennis Covey, Kevin Hoffman, Jamie Hoffman and Dustin Hoffman. Honorary pallbearers will be Trey Weaver and Roger Hoffman.Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, at Bokoshe First Baptist Church with Bro. Jerry Turner and J.D. Phillips officiating. Burial will be in Old Bokoshe Cemetery.Family members will visit with friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Grace Manor Funeral Home of Poteau.You may leave an online greeting to the family at www.gracemanorfh.com.