LINDA BULLARD DEMPSEY, 62, Oneonta, died Dec. 31, 2017, surrounded by family. She enjoyed flowers, especially yellow roses, fishing, boating, and time with her grandchildren. Parents Alfred Junior and Ruby Inellie Bullard and brother Johnny Bullard predeceased her.
Surviving are husband E.J. Dempsey; sons Terry Washburn, Danny (Jamie) Washburn, Chris (Rhonda) Washburn, Keith Dempsey; daughter Sandy Dempsey; grandchildren Tyler Washburn, Justin Washburn, Brody Washburn, Caleb Washburn, Jacob Washburn, Alex Washburn, Katie Marie Washburn, Ryan Bailey, Riley Bailey, Raven Bailey, Peyton Dempsey, Bailey Dempsey; brothers Wayne (Gail) Bullard, James (Linda) Bullard; sisters Inez (Jerry) Sivley; Faye Hill.
Memorial services were held at noon on Jan. 3 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church with burial at Mount Hebron Cemetery. Blount County/Cleveland Funeral Home directed.