Linda Gail Stephens, age 70, of LaFollette passed away Monday, May 9, 2022. She was a member of Apostolic Faith Church. Preceded in death by Father: Fred H. Pierce, Mother: Suddie Ellen (Earls) Pierce, Sisters: Betty Sue Pierce and Imojean (Pierce) Mikesell, Brothers: Cecil Pierce and Pat Pierce.

Survived by:

Daughter: Monica Faith (Johnny) Brown

Sons: Aaron Gent, Shane Gent (Shawn Kelly)

10 Grandchildren

15 Great-Grandchildren

Sisters: Ann Pierce of Jacksboro, TN, Carmela Hopkins of Bedford IN and Patricia Corner of LaFollette, TN

Brothers: Thomas Pierce, Dorcel Pierce and Harry Pierce all of Sidney, Ohio and Otis Pierce of Knoxville TN

Family will receive friends 1-3 PM Thursday, May 12, 2022, at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 3 PM in Cross-Smith Chapel, Rev. Kevin Hopkins officiating. Interment to follow service at Powell Valley Cemetery.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home