Linda Ann Johnson Wages, 63 formerly of Holt, Mo, passed away September 15, at her home in Lugoff, South Carolina. She was born on April 22, 1951 to Cletis and Loraine Johnson.
Linda is survived by her husband Gene Wells Wages Lt. Col. U.S. Army, retired of the home, A Son Kevin Thuerwaechter, Daughter-in-law Kashia and Grandaughter Piper Ann Thuerwaechter, Austin TX.,
Mother Loraine L. Goodway, and Stepfather Roger S. Goodway., Holt, Mo., One sister Brenda Sue Saladin and Husband James R. Saladin, Step Son Michael and wife Lea Wages, Jackson, TN., Granddaughter Lydia Wages, Step Son Gene Wages Aadensen, Fort Walton Beach FL., Nephew Trevor Mann and family, Sugar Creek, Mo., Niece Angela Cox and family, K.C., Mo., A Step Brother Geoff Goodway, Derby, Ks., A Step Sister Gill Goodway, Greenville, IN.
Linda was preceded by death by her Father in 1959.
Visitation was held from 1-3 p.m. Friday September 19, 2014 with funeral services following at 3 p.m. at Hidden Valley Funeral Home, 925 East 92 Highway, Kearney, Mo. Contributions in Linda’s memory may be made to the Kershaw County Humane Society Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter on 460 Fair Street, Camden SC, 29020.
Arrangements were entrusted to Hidden Valley Funeral Home, Kearney, Mo 816-903-8888.
The following is a poem given to Loraine by her daughter Linda years ago:
Courage, honesty and love, with these all mothers are blest
But I love you so much because you are sweeter than the rest