Linda Ann Eroh, 73, of Waynesville died peacefully on Jan. 18, 2021, at home with her family around her. She is now dancing and playing the tambourine in Heaven.
Linda was born on Sept. 15, 1947, in Wadsworth, Ohio to Theodore Elsworth and Dorothy McDonald Shively.
In addition to her parents, Linda is preceded in death by her sisters, Margaret Wells and Carol Dendurent. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, John Edward Eroh; children, Dorothy L. Brown (James), Tricia Glenna, Jeannette M. Ashley (Clay), and Peter N. Eroh; sister, Eleanor Wright; grandchildren, Matthew Ledford (Michelle), James Brown (Lauren), Auston Brown (Bonnie), Kayla Ashley, Devon Ashley (Sydney), and Michael Ashley; and 6 great-grandchildren.
Linda played the tambourine at a previous church and later attended Vine of the Mountains. She did product demonstrations at Ingles on the hill, the Hazelwood Ingles, Bi-Lo and Food Lion. She was an artist, preferring acrylic paint and later using oil paint. Linda made floral arrangements, bouquets, and corsages for weddings of family members. Linda loved her family, flowers, and butterflies.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Smoky Mountain Cremations and Funeral Service of Clyde is caring for the family and the online register is available at www.smokymountaincremations.com.