Linda Wordean Schattilly

August 17, 1948 ~ February 1, 2021 (age 72)


Linda Wordean Schattilly, 72, of Fairfield passed away peacefully February 1, 2021 at her home in Fairfield.
Linda was born April 17, 1948 in New Albany, Mississippi to Owen and Silva (Johnston) Tidwell.  She attended high school in Tacoma, Washington.  After high school Linda was a waitress for a time and eventually achieved her CDL and became a truck driver where she had the ability to visit 47 out of 50 United States.  
Linda’s altruistic nature made her a wonderful mother, grandmother and friend.  In her early years she loved to ski, swing dance, cruise in hot rods and occasionally “borrow” her son, Arnold’s Harley. She loved reading and watching crime dramas and political dramas.
Linda is survived by her son and best friend David Schattilly, a son Fredrick Schattilly, a daughter Deanna Waller and another Jeremy Fisher of Idaho son Jeremy Fisher. Her brother Owen Tidwell and sister Shirley Rhienheardt as well as 17 grandchildren and 35 And ½  great- grandchildren.
Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Spouse Jerald Schattilly, son Arnold Schattilly, daughter Jule Caldwell and siblings Dewayne Tidwell, Bill “Billy ” Tidwell and Sally Tidwell.
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