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Linda Sue McBride

Posted on Monday, December 12, 2011 at 12:47 am

Linda Sue McBride, age 65, of Vandalia, passed away unexpectedly at 2:42 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, 2011 at the St. Joseph’s West Hospital in Lake St. Louis, Mo.

Visitation is scheduled for Saturday, December 10, 2011 from 9-11 a.m. at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia.

Graveside services will be held at a later date. Interment will be held in the Vandalia Cemetery at  later date.

McBride was born July 6, 1946 in Louisiana, Mo., the daughter of John Lafayette and Mary Claudine (Brown) Johnson.

She was married to Lawrence Wayne McBride on January 4, 1964 at the St. Clements Catholic Church.

She was proceeded in death by both parents and one sister, Margaret Brandenburger.

Linda Sue McBride was a 1964 graduate of Bowling Green High School and attended two years at the Hannibal LaGrange College.

She had worked as a seamstress for many years at Bridal Originals and at the Bobby Brooks Garment Factory.

Linda retired in 1998, when her health prevented her from working any longer.

Linda was raised in the Catholic Church and enjoyed many hobbies. Among her favorite hobbies were crafts, decorating, antiquing, and dancing.

Survivors include her husband Larry of Vandalia; one son, Anthony Wayne McBride and his girlfriend Kristen Goodman of Vandalia; one daughter, Deborah R. and husband Mike Fox of Warrrenton, Mo.; one brother, Kevin Johnson of Columbia; five grandchildren: Kayleigh McBride, Harley Fox, James Fox, Tyler Sydenstricker, and Christopher Sydenstricker; also survived by three great-grandchildren: Lexi Fox, Dylan Fox, and Mick Fox.

Memorials are encouraged to the donor’s choice.