Linda Jean Burkman, 76, of Amarillo, TX died Friday, October 9, 2020.
Memorial services will be at 4:00 p.m., Monday, October 12, 2020, at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Dr. Murray Gossett officiating. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Linda was born March 4, 1944, to Carl and Viola Troutman in Amarillo, TX, and was raised in Dumas, TX. She graduated from Dumas High School and was voted Ms. Moore County. Linda graduated from West Texas State with a degree in education with a minor in music.
Linda taught music at Gateway Elementary in Borger, TX and served in the music ministry at First United Methodist Church, also in Borger. She then served at First Presbyterian Church in Amarillo, and taught at Lakeview Elementary in Canyon, TX.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Eddie Troutman.
Survivors include her husband, Gary Burkman; three daughters, Delise Leazenby and husband Dennis, Debbie Chaney and husband Rex, and Dawna Wine and husband Robbie; two sisters, Mary Helen Lummus and husband Joel, and Betty Ann Sansing and husband Bill; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.