Linda A. Schmidt

Monday, August 30, 2021

Linda A. Schmidt, 75, of Piggott, Ark., passed away August 27, 2021, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark.

She was born on December 26, 1945, in McDougal, Ark., and was the daughter of the late Silas and Claudean (Herring) Bolen.

Linda was united in marriage to Johnie Wade Schmidt on September 25, 1964.

She was preceded in death by her parents Silas and Clauden Bolen; husband, Johnie Wade Schmidt and daughter Johniece Schmidt and brother Howard Bolen.

Linda is survived by one son, Jason Schmidt and wife Stacy of Pensacola, Fla.; one daughter Johnna Reed and husband Darin of Paragould; two grandchildren Ty Reed of Bloomfield, MO., and Jasa Reed of Paragould; three sisters, Bonnie Read of Paragould, Vonda Nutt and husband Bill of Benton, Ark., and Gen Kornexl of Chelsea, Mich.; two brothers, Jim Bolen and wife Linda of Hardy, Ark., and Rob Bolen and wife Cindy of Paragould; and many other relatives and friends.

She was a member of Greenway First Baptist Church and a member of Piggott Community Hospital Auxiliary organization known as the "Pink Ladies" where she volunteered support and compliment patient care through community service at the hospital.

Funeral Services were held at 1 p.m. Monday, August 30, 2021, at the Hoggard & Sons Chapel in Piggott, with Bro. David Finley officiating. Burial was in Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway. Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home of Piggott was in charge of the arrangements.