Linda Lou Knernschield, Jan. 18, 1952 — Dec. 11. 2013

Monday, December 16, 2013 | 2:01 p.m. CST

MACON — Linda Lou Knernschield, 61, of Macon, passed away December 11, 2013.

She was born January 18, 1952, in Columbia, MO to Romie Claud and Alberta Belle (Prouse) Baker.

Linda Lou was employed for 26 years at Square D, retiring in 2005. She enjoyed time with her family and was an avid birdwatcher who loved nature and car rides.

She will be deeply missed by all who knew her; survivors include: her daughter, Linda Boyce (James) of Macon, MO; siblings: Claud Baker of Macon, Judy Rippeto of North Carolina, and James Dale Beotcher of Washington; five grandchildren: Jake, Jamie (Chris), Kyle, Sam and Cody; seven great-grandchildren: Hannah, Katlyn, Brooklynn, Elizabeth, Hailee, Elijah and Khloie.

A Celebration of Life will be held at noon Thursday, December 19, 2013, at the Family Worship Center in Columbia.

Memorial contributions may be made to the United Way.

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