Jeremy Lynn Linam

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Jeremy Lynn Linam, 36, of Jonesboro, passed from this life of a sudden heart attack on Monday, January 6, 2014, at his residence. He was born on November 9, 1977, in Jonesboro to Perry Linam and Ann Martin. Jeremy was loved by many and was an inspiration to all he met. He mentored troubled youth and encouraged many to a better way of life. Jeremy loved to spend time with his family and innumerable friends. He was employed by Days Inn as a night supervisor.

Jeremy was preceded in death by his grandmother, Cassie Martin; grandfather, Johnny Linam and uncle, Gary Linam.

He is survived by his parents, Perry Linam and wife, Barbara, of Jonesboro and Ann Martin of Rector; a brother, Isaac Linam of Little Rock; two sisters, Beverly Linam of Murfreesboro, Tenn. and Jennifer Ashby and husband, Rick, of Murfreesburo, Tenn.; three aunts, Donna Eaton, Dana Ross and Phyllis Harden; two uncles, Ronnie Linam and Bill Martin; grandmother, Veda Linam; grandfather, Eugene Martin; nieces, Ale Martinez and Alyssa Linam and nephews, Grayson Hayden, Ian Hayden and Piper Linam, along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Rector with Bro. John Eaton officiating. Interment followed at Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector.

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