Barbara McCullough Linn – May 13, 2011


Barbara McCullough Linn, 80, of Albuquerque,  formerly of Amarillo, died Friday, May 13, 2011.
Memorial service will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd with Dr. G.  A. Roach officiating.
Barbara  was born in Amarillo Texas on August 3, 1930 to Elmor Dale and Bonnie Belle McCullough.  She married Kenneth Linn in Amarillo on June 24, 1950 which was the beginning of 60 wonderful years together.
Barbara was active in PEO, an honorary lifetime member of the PTA, and established the first elementary school library in Amarillo.  She was an avid reader, knitted countless sweaters and afghans  and donated many of them to fundraisers and various charities.  She took great enjoyment from her family, bridge clubs and her lifelong friendships.
Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Linn.  She is survived by 3 daughters:  Linda Key Shepard and her husband, Jim, of Albuquerque, NM, Laurel Jones and husband, Jay, of Shallowater, TX, Lisa Clements and husband, Bill, of Katy, TX, a son, Kendall Linn of Duluth MN, 1 brother, Dale McCullough and wife, Martha, of Katy TX, a niece, Debbie “Scooter” Ross and husband Myron of Spicewood, TX, ten grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
Barbara never met a stranger, was adored by all whose lives she touched, and will be missed by the many people who loved her.

0 Replies to “Barbara McCullough Linn – May 13, 2011”

  1. The McCullough family were neighbors to our family on Lipscomb St in Amarillo for many years.Barbara was my sisters age, Sherrie Fowlkes. Dale and I grew up together.
    This is a beautiful family. My heart goes out to them.
    May God Bless. in this time of
    sorrow.
    Sincerely,
    Donna FowlkesHeitmiller

  2. Kendall and sibs, We are so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of being with your family — like the time I threw up in your car on the way to Angel Fire! Barbara and Kenneth were wonderful people. May they rest in peace.
    Love, Rod Daniel, Corvallis, Montana

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