Linda Kay Gaines

August 20, 1950 – November 21, 2021
BOWIE – Linda Kay Gaines, 71, Bowie, TX died on Nov. 21, 2021 in Nocona, TX.
A graveside service will take place at 2 p.m. on Nov. 29 at Elmwood Cemetery in Bowie, with Pastor Mike Henson officiating.
Gaines was born on Aug. 20, 1950 in Bowie to Ruby and J. Duwayne Brooks. On June 5, 1970, she married Melvin Ray Gaines at Central Baptist Church in Bowie.
She is preceded in death by her parents and sister Glenda Brooks Miller.
She is survived by her husband, Melvin Gaines; son, Brent Gaines, Bowie; daughter, Brandi Merrett, Weatherford; siblings, Phil Brooks, Dallas, Cindy Atchley, Big Springs and Rene, Bowie and four grandchildren.
Should friends desire, in lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the youth and children’s ministries of the First Baptist Church of Bowie.
Arrangements entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.