Linda Eddie Gibbs a wife, mother, daughter and sister, age 70, of Sun City, Arizona, passed away at The Forum at Desert Harbor on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. She was born August 10, 1948 in Winner, South Dakota to Ivor "Lee" Eddie and Irene Carol (Fast) Eddie. Linda married her college sweetheart John "Jack" Gibbs on June 1st, 1968. They recently had celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Jack and Linda have moved around for Jack's career to Rapid City, South Dakota; Great Bend, Kansas; Denver, Colorado; and Gilbert, Arizona. They recently retired to Sun City, Arizona. Jack and Linda loved to travel. They took the whole family on trips across the country to give their 4 grandchildren memories for a lifetime. Left to cherish Linda's memory are her husband Jack; son Kevin and his wife Kylie Gibbs of Gretna, Nebraska; daughter Kelly and her husband Matthew Marshall of Phoenix, Arizona; brothers Dennis Eddie of Chino Valley, Arizona; Randy and wife Valora Eddie of Winner, South Dakota; Ron Eddie of Austin, Texas; sister Darla Eddie Pistulka of Mitchell South Dakota; best friend and honorary sister Judy and her husband Jim Frie: and 4 Grandchildren, Ethan, Lukas, Treyden, and Makenzie Gibbs. Linda worked 46 years in accounting and payroll. She enjoyed helping people. Whereas in her youth she was very shy, she discovered she had the gift of gab in her later years. No person was a stranger. The Eddie family is known for their sharp wit and rampant sarcastic humor. Linda looked at things with rose colored glasses and unending humor. A celebration of life will be held in memory of Linda on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 1:00 p.m., at the Regency Mortuary at 9850 West Thunderbird Road, Sun City, Arizona with Pastor Sil Herrera officiating. A second celebration will be held on Saturday September 8th, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Winner United Methodist Church 301 W 4th St, Winner, South Dakota, with Pastor John Britt officiating.
Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 1:00pm, Regency Mortuary