Posted on July 28, 2016
Heber Springs, AR
Linda Sue Nelson Morrow, 67, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, July 28, 2016 in Heber Springs, AR. She was born on February 3, 1949 in Minneapolis, MN to Kenneth and LaVerne Nelson. Linda was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister and aunt. She was married to Ted Larry Morrow for 45 years. She graduated from Trezevant High School in Memphis in 1967 and received her degree in education from the University of Memphis. Linda taught third grade at Somerville Elementary for 10 years, until she was diagnosed with Ataxia. She had a passion for teaching and continued to teach until her health began to fail. She enjoying teaching ceramics, weekends at the lake, tennis, swimming and many other hobbies. She also loved her time as the Chi Rho Youth Director at Decatur Trinity Church. She enjoyed entertaining and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Kenneth and LaVerne Nelson and brother Kenneth Glenn Nelson, all of Memphis. Linda is survived by her husband Ted Larry Morrow of Heber Springs, children Candace Davidson of Cordova and Scott Spyridon Morrow(Lisa) of San Juan, Puerto Rico; grandchildren: Anna Lucia, John James and Peter Andrew Morrow; sister, Nancy Nelson; brother, Larry Nelson (Kathy) and brother Terry Nelson. Linda is also survived by many nieces, nephews, friends and family she loved very much. The funeral service will be held at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 573 N. Highland, Memphis, TN. on Saturday, July 30th at 11 a.m. Father Mark Sutton of Saint Seraphim Eastern Orthodox Church in Memphis, TN will be officiating. Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. preceding the funeral. Burial will be at Friendship Cemetery in Hopewell, AR Sunday, July 31 at 5:30 p.m. Funeral arrangements are being handled by
Heber Springs Funeral Home (501) 887-9152