Linda Darlene (Quinn) Cobb was born June 14, 1959, in El Reno, OK, to Omie I.V. (Griffin) and Edgar Henderson Quinn. She passed away Dec 3, 2021, at her home in Poteau, OK, at the age of 62 years. Linda moved to Sayre, OK, with her parents at the age of 6 years old. She attended school in Sayre where she graduated high school in 1977. She continued her education at Sayre Jr. College and graduated in 1979. Linda washed dishes at Gene’s Café alongside her 2 aunts: Ruby White and Verna Quinn. She then went to work for Hensley’s Nursing Home before moving to Poteau, OK. Linda worked as a caregiver while trying to become an LPN. She loved her family, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Linda is preceded in death by both parents, 2 sisters: Carolyn and Helen; 1 brother: Danny Carl; 1 brother-in-law: Richard Brinkley; 1 grandson: David, that passed away at birth.
Linda is survived by 1 sister: Rosemary Rankin and husband Richard of Sayre, OK, 2 daughters: Omie Speiker of Dibble, OK, Rosemary Hernandez of Poteau, OK; 2 granddaughters: Ivy Speiker of Stillwater, OK, and Sabra Speiker of Dibble, OK, 1 grandson: Edwardo Hernandez of Poteau, OK; along with a host of other nephews, nieces and cousins.
Memorial Services will be held 2:00 PM, Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at Rose Chapel, Sayre.