AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Linda H. Kitchens, age 47, entered into rest on Friday, March 8, 2002, at her residence. Memorial services will be held Monday, March 11, 2002, at 2 p.m. at the Elliott Sons Funeral Home Lumpkin Road Chapel with Rev. Charles Rector officiating. Inurnment will be at 4:30 p.m. in the Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens, Thomson. Mrs. Kitchens was born in Thomson and has spent the past 14 years in Augusta. She was a retired Administrative Assistant with Merry Land Investments and a member of Cliffwood Presbyterian Church. Mrs. Kitchens is survived by her husband, Cohen Kitchens of Hephzibah; her two daughters, Candice Kitchens of Augusta and Colleen Blakey of Augusta; her granddaughter, Amber Blakey of Augusta; her mother, Cornelia Hinton of Thomson; her four brothers, J.W. Hinton, Tommy Hinton, Leon Hinton, all of Thompson and Howard Hinton of Commerce; her three sisters, Sue White of Forest Park, Ruby Nell Burnham of McDonna, and Patsy Shelton of Stapleton. She is preceded in death by her father, Cleon Hinton and her son, Zachary McDonald. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 2 to 4 p.m.
The Augusta Chronicle March 10, 2002