Linda Woo Dong, 68, retired from Covenant Bank, passed away peacefully Aug. 31, 2020 at her home in Southaven.
Because of COVID concerns, a graveside service was held for family at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4 at Oakridge Cemetery in Clarksdale. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale handled the arrangements.
A native of Augusta, Ga., she married and relocated to Webb. She enjoyed making others happy, particularly by cooking, sewing, and keeping in touch with family and friends.
Mrs. Dong is survived by her husband of 40 years, Ronald Dong; daughters Laura Beth Bestor (Mike) of Huntsville, Ala., Melanie Dong of Alexandria, Va., and Brittany Little (Michael) of Lexington, Ky.; sisters Maxine Cheng of Augusta, Ga., and Karen Tom of Idaho Falls, Idaho; and grandchildren, Emma Bestor and Ethan Bestor.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Chung Wing and Kwan Wai Woo.
Memorials may be sent to the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of Augusta, Ga.; Mississippi Delta Chinese Heritage Museum of Cleveland; or the American Cancer Society.