Obituary for Linda M. Cumpston


WELLSVILLE -- Linda M. Cumpston, 56, of 19 Pine Street Apt. 1, died Wednesday (April 9, 2003) in Jones Memorial Hospital.
She was born January 17, 1947, in Wellsville, a daughter of Harley Morris and Helen (Kemp) Morris.
In 1977, in Wellsville, she married Richard Cumpston who predeceased her on August 4, 2001.
Linda graduated from Wellsville High School in 1965 and was a former member of the Christian Temple Church. She was a member of the VFW Post 2530 Auxiliary and a social member of American Legion Post 702, both of Wellsville. She enjoyed golfing, crocheting and her grandchildren.
Survivors include, a daughter. Karen (William) Kirsop of Perry, five grandchildren, a son, James A. Baker Jr., and a sister, Sharon (Clifford) Mattison of Alma, several cousins, nieces, nephews, aunts and one uncle.
Friends may call today from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the J.W. Embser Sons Funeral Home, in Wellsville, where a funeral service will take place at 11 a.m. Friday with the Reverend Ralph Eastlack officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Reprinted by permission from the Wellsville Daily Reporter, Wellsville, NY.