Linda Lee Deerfield, 79, of Ashland, died Saturday evening, January 5, in Kingsbrook Life Care Center following an extended illness.
Linda was born December 3, 1939 in Huntington, West Virginia, a daughter of the late Bill and Wilma Long Doss. She was retired from the Kentucky Parks System.
She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by 2 sisters; Jackie Matthews and Patsy Doss.
Linda is survived by her husband of 63 years, Robert Eugene Deerfield. A son; Charles Deerfield and wife Joyce of Boones Camp, Kentucky; two daughters, Melinda Deerfield and Andrea Kouns, both of Ashland; a sister; Virginia Beloat of Ashland; 4 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Thursday, January 17, at 12 p.m. at Preston Family Funeral Home by pastor Tommy Reed.
Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Burial Park. Arrangements are under the direction of Preston Family Funeral Home