Christakos nee Bailey, Linda Lee

Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Date: Wednesday, April 2,4 2019
Time: 12:00 PM

Service Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Crestview Memorial Park, St. Clair, MO

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or the American Kidney Foundation

Linda Lee Christakos of St. Clair, MO departed this life in Town and Country, MO on April 21, 2019, having reached the age of seventy-one years and three months. Linda was born in Washington, MO on January 21, 1948, daughter of Albert Lee Bailey and Maudine Loretta Bailey nee Gay. On November 28, 1969 she was united in marriage to Thomas George Christakos and one daughter came to bless this union.

Linda in survived by her husband, Tom Christakos of St. Clair, MO; by her daughter, Michelle Bequette, of O’Fallon, MO; by aunts, uncles, brothers and sisters-in-law, cousins and many, many friends..

Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Maudine Bailey..

Linda was a Christian, having been raised in the Baptist faith and believing in the Lord as her Savior. Linda worked as a real estate agent for twenty plus years, receiving several multi-million dollar producer awards and loved her career. She enjoyed cooking, shopping, reading, Walker Texas Ranger episodes and just being with her friends. Her friends describe her as their rock and she was always there for them. The love shared between family and friends and all the precious memories they created will forever live in their hearts..

A kind and loving wife, mother, niece, sister-in-law, cousin and treasured friend, she will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved her..

Visitation was held from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO. Funeral services were held at 12:00 PM at the funeral home. Interment was in Crestview Memorial Park in St. Clair. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or The American Kidney Foundation..