Services for Linda Joan Squires, 70, of Dallas are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at First Assembly of God in Eustace under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home in Canton.
Linda passed away January 27, 2018, in Dallas, TX.
She was born November 14, 1947, in Athens, TX to J.D. Ashton and Norma Ruth Hathcock.
Linda grew up in Eustace where she played basketball at Eustace High School. She graduated valedictorian of her class in 1966. Linda married Jimmy Squires July 15, 1966, and they moved to Dallas. Linda was a very hard worker. She was Church Secretary, sold Avon & Home Interior while working full time at Texas Instruments for 30 years before retiring. Linda's favorite pass time was traveling and watching basketball.
She is survived by her Husband of 51 years, Jimmy Floyd Squires; Nephew-Son, Jason Bryan Shirey; Brother, James Dennis Ashton; Sister, Janet Lynn Dockery; Niece, Jaydie Ashton; & Niece, Alicia Renee Ashton.
Linda is preceded in death by her Parents, J.D. & Norma Ashton.
Family will receive friends Tuesday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Eubank Funeral Home in Canton.
Interment will be at Moorehead Melton Cemetery in Eustace.
Published on January 30, 2018