Linda Janelle Ayres
1950 - 2017
Linda Janelle Ayres, 67, of Wichita Falls died on Monday, Oct. 9.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, in the East Chapel of First Baptist Church of Wichita Falls.
Interment will follow at Holliday Cemetery in Holliday.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. this evening at Lunn’s Colonial Funeral Home.
Linda Janelle was the daughter of the late Irene (Wingrove) and Joe Dell Ayres. Linda was born on Jan. 16, 1950, in Wichita Falls. She was a graduate of Holliday High School and East Texas State University with a degree in Home Economics. Her entire teaching career was spent at Iowa Park High School. Her next career was serving Parkway Hills Baptist Church in Plano as Church Administrator and The Heights Church and Fielder Road Baptist Church in Arlington. She also served at First Baptist Wichita Falls.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Mike Ayres.
Survivors include a niece, Sierra Parks of Wynnewood, OK.; a nephew, John Ayres of El Reno, OK.; and a great-niece, Charlotte of El Reno, OK.
For those desiring, the family suggest memorial contributions be sent to Hope 4 Refugees, 1515 N. Town East Blvd, Mesquite, TX 75150, or to the Women’s Ministry c/o First Baptist Church, 1200 9th Street, Wichita Falls, TX 76301.