Linda Lou (Archer) Lasley, 69, of Coatsville, Missouri passed away on Sunday, May 9, 2021, at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.
The daughter of Leslie and Betty Lucinda (Lamb) Archer, she was born on April 10, 1952, in Centerville, Iowa. She was a graduate of the Moulton High School in Moulton, Iowa, and later attended Indian Hills Community College in Centerville, Iowa, where she graduated with a License Practical Nursing Degree.
On August 4, 1971, she was united in marriage to Larry Dean Lasley in Lancaster, Missouri.
Linda is survived by her husband, Larry Dean Lasley of Coatsville, Missouri; her children, Sherri Amsbary and fiancé, Tony Perez, of Waterloo, Iowa, Valleri Lasley of Moulton, Iowa, and Richard Lasley and wife, Jerilyn, of Coatsville, Missouri; five grandchildren, Samantha Lasley, Sierra and Shannon Hopwood, and Ashlyn and Clayton Lasley; two great grandchildren, Logan Lasley and Briggs Johnson; one brother, Marty Archer and wife, Lisa, of Kirksville, Missouri; two sisters, Vickie Blew and husband, Donnie, of Moulton, Iowa, and Theresa Archer of Moulton, Iowa; her mother-in-law, Betty Chance of Queen City, Missouri; two sisters-in-law, Linda Lake of Kirksville, Missouri, and Janet Hetzler and husband, David, of Columbia, Missouri; nieces and nephews; and other family members and many good friends.
Linda is preceded in death by her parents and one brother-in-law, Roy “Nub” Lake.
Linda was employed as an LPN for many years with the Schuyler County Health Department and the Schuyler County Nursing Home. She was very compassionate of her patients and felt their concern no matter what the situation.
Linda loved to spend her time away from work with her family, especially the grandchildren. She loved her morning coffee, while watching the birds. She enjoyed feeding a crowd and family vacations!
Funeral services were held on Monday, May 17, 2021, at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, Missouri at 1 p.m. with Sonny Smyser, Pastor of the Schuyler County Church of Faith in Lancaster, Missouri, officiating. Music was a special CD selection of “Down to the River to Pray.” Pallbearers were Jonathon Dotson, Travis Knowler, Ryder Marvin, Stephen Hopwood, Darek Fowler, and Anthony Wilson. Visitation was held one hour prior to the funeral services between the hours of noon and 1 p.m. at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, Missouri. Memorials have been established for the family. Online condolences may be expressed to the family, by logging on to normanfh.com. Burial was in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, northwest of Glenwood, Missouri. Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.