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“Mom was very saddened at the lose of her friend, Linda or as everyone knew her Prissy. When Linda was living in Midtown she and mom got close again...Read More »
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“I am so sorry to hear about Linda . her and Kay  and my sister Carolyn  were best frinds when we were young  i live in Ga. but...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Benetta Romines, Tiny Tate

“Janie and family, I am so sorry to hear about Prissy.  I was coming tonight but today has not been one of my best days with this disease. ...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Penny Matheny

“I was so sorry to here about priss.  Please except my condolences to the family and expecially to charlie who has lost so much.  I will...Read More »
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Linda Gallaher Short (Priss) age 56 of Lenior City passed away Friday May 8, 2009 at 7:03pm in Parkwest Medical Center. She was a member of Union Chapel Baptist Church. Preceded in death by son Kevin Brummitt, brother Bill Gallaher, mother Betty Gallaher and mother in law Mary Short.


Survivors include:

Husband Ed Short of Lenior City;

Daughter Tonya Abbott of Kingston;

Grandsons Tyler Brummitt of Kingston;

Joshua Abbott of Rockwood;

Step daughter Kristy Christian of Greeneville, TN;

Father and step mother Charlie and Louise Gallaher of Kingston;

Sisters Velma Jones of Harriman;

Janice Giles of Kingston;

Kay Lichtenwalter of Knoxville;

Brother Larry Dale Gallaher of Kingston;

Special nieces Heather Hamilton and Samantha Jones;

Closest friend Marliyn of Bulls Gap, TN.


Funeral 8pm Monday May 11, 2009 in the Kyker Chapel with Rev. Ronnie Nickell officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8pm Monday at the Kyker Funeral Home in Kingston.