Linda Lee Messer born Oct. 12, 1951 went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 31, 2014.
Linda was a genuinely sweet woman who always had a helpful hand, a warm smile and a loving hug. She never met a stranger and welcomed everyone as family. Linda loved her family dearly and will be greatly missed.
Linda is survived by parents, Walt and Dot Worthington, of Carrabelle; her husband and friend, Jerry Messer, of Carrabelle; three children, Justin E. Messer (Keisha), Jessica C. Messer (Roy) and Sarah H. Shelley (R.J.), all of Carrabelle; two brothers Gene Worthington (Donna), of Quincy, and Wayne Worthington, of Carrabelle; a sister, Sheila Overlin (Dan), of Carrabelle; eight grandchildren, Gerald Messer, Colson Shelley, Lee Cumbie, Gavin Shelley, Kayleigh Messer, Christian Shelley, Hunter Davis, and Marleigh Shahan, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the Carrabelle Christian Center, officiated by the Rev. Ron Barks. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to area churches.