Funeral services for Linda Bottoms Ready will be held on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Sardis Baptist Church near Jewett. Bro. Larry Wilson will officiate. Interment will follow the services at Sardis Cemetery.
Visitation will be held prior to the service on Wednesday beginning at noon at Sardis Baptist Church.
With profound sadness we announce the passing of Linda Bottoms Ready, our loving and devoted mother and friend to all whose lives she touched, on July 24, 2021, following a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s. She was 74.
She was born in Port Arthur, Texas on August 24, 1946. She graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in Port Arthur, TX. She had a long career as Laboratory and X-ray Technician and retired from UTMB, Beto Unit in Palestine, Texas.
She is survived by companion Thomas Maciel, of Palestine, TX. Son, Jeff Busby, and wife Tammy, of Missouri; daughter, Carla Fulgham, of Mississippi; daughter, Amanda Thompson, of Texas; son, Justin Ready and wife Jennifer, of Florida; son Jason Ready of Virginia. Grandchildren Travis Fulgham, Shelby Fulgham, Jackson Thompson, Abby Thompson, Taylor Thornhill, and husband Cole, Dani Ready and Aislyn Ready. Great grandchildren Karson Fulgham, Everleigh Thornhill and Hollis Thornhill. Sister, Laura, and husband Roland Pfleger, of Germany and brother, Martin Bottoms and wife Denise, of Florida.
She is preceded in death by father, Joe Jeryl Bottoms and mother, Doris Bottoms, husband Danny Ford Ready and mother-in-law Mary Nell Ready.
Honorary pallbearers are Benjamin Cohen, Travis Fulgham, Ken Fulgham, Jackson Thompson, Brandon Maciel, David Ready and Jimmy Ready.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials may be given to the Alzheimer’s Foundation at act.alz.org.
Please visit our website at www.bowersfuneralhome.net to sign the memorial guestbook or leave a message for the family.