At 12:35 a.m. on Tuesday, October 28, offender Linda Ealey No. 87629 was pronounced dead at the Women’s Eastern Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center in Vandalia.
Ms. Ealey was a 65-year-old female serving life without parole for first-degree murder from Clinton County. She was received in the Missouri Department of Corrections on May 22, 1995.
Ms. Ealey died of apparent natural causes.