December 29, 1939-September 27, 2021
Linda Bullard Roberts, 81, of Brownfield passed away at home on Wednesday, September 27, 2021. Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 3, 2021, from 4 p.m.- 5 p.m. at Ratliff Funeral Home of Brownfield. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, October 4, 2021, at the Loop Cemetery, Darrin Bible officiating with services conducted by Ratliff Funeral Home of Brownfield.
Linda was born to P.T. and Elna Bullard, on December 29, 1939, in Gilmer, TX where she was a 1958 graduate of Gilmer High School. She married Richard Roberts in Bettie, TX on September 12, 1959. They were married for 62 wonderful years. She received her Bachelor’s degree in education from West Texas State University. She taught at Loop ISD for 26 years. Linda enriched the lives of numerous students whom she continued to refer to as her “kids” over the years. She was an avid football fan and ran the clock at the Longhorn stadium for years. Linda retired from Loop ISD in 1998. She enjoyed traveling and multiple cruises after her retirement. Linda was a member of the Loop Church of Christ.
Linda is survived by her husband, Richard of Brownfield; daughter Teresa Freeman and her husband Tommy of Seagraves; grandson Chandler Freeman of Seagraves; and sister-in-law Anne Bullard of Moss Bluff, Louisiana. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Perry Thomas Bullard.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to; Loop ISD Scholarship fund PO Box 917, Loop, TX, 79342 or Arnold Community Education Services (ACES), PO Box 323, Brownfield, TX, 79316.
The family would like to say a special thank you to Idalia Murguia for the wonderful, loving care she gave Linda and the entire family in Linda’s final days. Thank you also BRMC Home Health, Interim Hospice, Dr. Michael Shane Hord, and Dr. Paul Chebib.