Linda Lee Cornn, 79 of Greensburg, passed away on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at her residence. Linda was born on March 7, 1941 in Greenfield, Missouri, the daughter of Leon and Ruby Saffeels Dill. She was a 1958 graduate of Greensburg High School. On March 7, 1959, Linda married Edgar Dale Cornn at the First Christian Church in Greensburg; they were married for 57 years before he preceded her in death on June 3, 2016.
Linda over the years had worked at Apple’s Grocery Store, Decatur County Bank, and retired from Greensburg Milling. Linda enjoyed watching her grandchildren play sports and especially enjoyed watching basketball and baseball and listening to Gospel music. She was a member of the First Christian Church, where she sang in the choir and was the CYF youth leader for many years.
Survivors include: her Daughters, Verna Cornn and Kay (Mike) Sefton; Sons, Mike Cornn and Glenn (Rebecca) Bennett; Brother Charles (Lisa) Dill; Sister, Phyllis Murrill; Sister in Law, Rita Cornn; Grandchildren, Mitch (Courtney) Sefton, Brad (Savannah) Sefton and Alex Sefton and Breanna (Kyle) Menkendick and Bryce Bennett; Great Grandchildren, Ayden, Eliyah, Niam, Remi, Everly, Berlin, and Mckechnie; Great Grandchildren, Paizly and Lucas Menkedick; and her dog, Reagan. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Leon and Ruby Dill, Husband, Ed; Siblings, Mary Bennett, Owena Campbell, Glenn Dill, John Dill, Dewey Dill and William Dill.
Visitation for family and friends will be held on Saturday, July 18, 2020 from 10:00 am until 11:00 am at the Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home. Please use CDC precautions and bring and wear a mask to protect the family. A Facebook Live Funeral will be Saturday, July 18, 2020 at 11:00 am. Pastor Ray Sweet will be officiating. Burial will follow at the Union Baptist Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church or to the Family. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com.