Linda Marlene Fletcher passed away on Saturday, December 16, 2017, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 70.  She was born on Saturday, December 28, 1946 in Hammond, Louisiana to the late Barbara "Aunt BD" Raiford Fletcher and the late James Monroe Fletcher.  She was a resident of Hammond, Louisiana.

Linda is survived by her sister, Ella Laird and her husband Oscar; brothers, Leslie Fletcher and Cathy, and James Fletcher and his wife Nancy; sister-in-law, Denise Fletcher; and numerous nieces and nephews

She was preceded in death by her father, James Monroe Fletcher; mother, Barbara "Aunt BD" Raiford Fletcher; and two brothers, Lewis "Bing" Fletcher, and Dahmer Fletcher.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Ponchatoula, 100 W. Magnolia St., Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Monday, December 18, 2017 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm.  Visitation will continue on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, from 9:00 am until the Funeral Service at 11:00 am.

Interment will follow in Collins Cemetery.

The family would like to thank Richard Murphy Hospice House as well as North Oaks Hospice for their loving care.  

To view and sign the family guest book, please visit