Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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February 11, 2014

Linda Ellen Hinkle Foley

LERONA — Linda Ellen Hinkle Foley, 62, of the Rocky Bank Road, Lerona, died Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Princeton Community Hospital.

Born February 19, 1951, at Fredricksburg, VA. she was the daughter of the late Leonard Hinkle and Blanche Wilfawn Hinkle.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Wayne Foley, one sister, Donna Marie and six brothers, Bill, Ralph, Harold, Bobby, Albert and Paul.

She worked as a cashier at Annie's Stateline Gateway in Glen Lyn, VA and Large Yuke Truck delivering parts for a gold mine in Nevada.

Linda enjoyed her quilts, raising a garden and canning.

She also loved playing on the computer, watching Gunsmoke, Bonanza and The Waltons. She also attended the Lerona United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her two daughters, Deborah Branham of Lerona, WV, Donna Branham of Princeton, WV. One son, Russell Branham of Pound, VA. Seven grandchildren, Kaylea, Kami, Eric, Emily, Robert, Roger and Jaidan. Five great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Sakaya, Brylan, Kiera and Lily. Two brothers, Carl Hinkle of Las Vegas, NV, Gerald Hinkle of Ely, NV.

A Memorial service to celebrate the life of Linda Foley will be held from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. with Pastor David White officiating.

Friends may visit with the family from 1:00 P.M. until the service hour at the funeral home.

The family has honored Linda's request that she be cremated.

Online condolences may be shared with the family by visiting

The Foley family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.

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