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Linda L. Luttrell Chapman, 72, of Clinton died 10:04 a.m. Monday (Feb. 24, 2014) in Decatur Memorial Hospital. 

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday in Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with Pastor Chuck Brannock officiating. Visitation will be two hours before services. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton. Memorials: Linda Chapman Memorial Fund. Send condolences: www.calvertmemorial.com.

Linda was born Feb. 18, 1942, in Chicago, the daughter of Merwin Kenneth and Hazel Hinkle Luttrell. She worked at Watkins Jewelry and was co-owner of L&S Woods, both of Clinton. She enjoyed her family much and loved woodworking. She married Stan Chapman on Jan. 21, 1972, in Decatur. He preceded her in death March 15, 2000. 

Surviving are her loving and caring companion, Paul Strange of Clinton; son, Kenneth E. (Donna) Blankenship of Clinton; sisters, Judie (Roger) Goss of Decatur; Connie (Ed) Younker of Clinton; brothers, Russell (Margo) Luttrell of LaPlace; Don (Rosie) Luttrell of Decatur; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; niece, Marilee Luttrell. 

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