Linda Ann Gurganus Pender, age 72, of Kenly passed away on March 13, 2017 at the SECU Hospice House in Smithfield. Born in Duplin County on August 21, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Johnny and Irene Winders Gurganus. She was also preceded in death by siblings Willie, John Jr., Beulah and Dolly.
Surviving are her daughter, Susan Sherrod and husband Robert of Kenly; siblings Danny, Irving, Inez, Mildred, Betty and Dorothy; and grandchildren Robert Ivey, Summer Ivey, Heather Richardson, Misty Kornegay, Meghan Sherrod, Hannah Sherrod, Hunter Sherrod, and an angel Hayden Sherrod; and step-grandchildren Angie, Lisa, Travis, Tommy and Bridget.
No services are planned at this time.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you plant a tree or flower in her memory.