Linda Lee Livingston of Fort Worth passed away on Jan. 4, 2013. She was born in Dallas on Oct. 26, 1939, the daughter of Milford and Louise (Burns) Hawkins. She married her true love, Buddy Livingston, in 1960 and had 52 years of wonderful marriage.
When she was not busy working as a bookkeeper for an accounting firm she loved to cook for her family and friends. She also loved crafts; making, designing and showing off them. And as a member of Birchman Baptist Church in Fort Worth she enjoyed spending time learning and worshiping her Lord, who now she is in the arms of.
Survivors are husband of 52 years Buddy Livingston; daughters Sheri Spray and husband Wayne of Fort Worth and Shanda Livingston and Meredith; son Dennis Livingston and wife Jennifer of Grand Prairie; step-sons Shawn Livingston and wife Elvia of Burleson and Joe Livingston of Burleson; 15 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and a sister: Nada Reed of Mena, Ariz.
She was preceded in death by parents, a son: Ricky Livingston and brother: Dwight Hawkins.
Visitation at the funeral home is Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, from 2-3 p.m.; a separate family visitation will be held Sunday evening at Birchman Baptist Church at 9100 North Normandale St. in Fort Worth at 7-8:30 p.m. in the church parlor. A memorial service will be held at the church on Monday Jan. 7, 2013, at 10 a.m.; burial will follow at 2 p.m. at Brad Cemetery in Brad, Texas.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Brad Cemetery Association or Pregnancy Help Center of Fort Worth; at 7700-A Camp Bowie West Fort Worth, Texas 76116.
Condolences may be left at www.bcbfuneralhome.com.
Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home