Linda D. Dials

Linda D. Dials, 60, of Mansfield, passed away on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, following a lengthy illness.

Linda was born on March 16, 1956 in Mansfield to Foster L. and Eileen P. (Sheriff) Dials. She loved to spend time with her family, especially her grandbabies and her dogs. Linda was a fantastic cook, and made everything from scratch. Everyone especially enjoyed “Linda’s chocolate cake” with carmel icing. She also enjoyed going to races and watching sports, especially football.

She is survived by two children, Robert “Bobby” Dials and Mary (Brad) Lawhorn, both of Mansfield; two grandchildren, Bradley Lawhorn Jr. and Brinlee Lawhorn, both of Mansfield; and two brothers, Foster Dials II, of Plymouth and William “Buck” (Dawn) Dials, of Ashland.

Linda was preceded in death by her parents; a sister and brother-in-law, Carol (Danny) Thompson; a brother, Tim Dials; a sister-in-law, Joy Dials; her best friend, Nancy Adkins; and her canine baby, Pooh.

Calling hours will be from noon to 2 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016 at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, 1106 Park Ave East, Mansfield. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 at Faith Chapel, 674 Hannah Rd., Mansfield, with Pastor Bruce Copley officiating. Burial will follow in Mansfield Memorial Park.

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