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Linda (Tanner) Lane

January 29, 1948 ~ May 11, 2019 (age 71)


Linda Sue Lane, 71, of Utah Street passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at home with her family. She was born January 29, 1948, to James and Geneva Tanner in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

Linda was a kind and caring person, and loved spending quality time with her friends and family. She will be missed and remembered always.

Linda was preceded in death by her father, James Polk Tanner; mother, Geneva Elloise (Johnson) Tanner; two brothers; sister, Shirley Lane; and granddaughter, Krissy Lee Chamblee.

Linda is survived by her husband, Charles Lane of Carlsbad, NM; daughter, LaDonna Sue Pather and husband, Doug of Yuma, AZ; daughter, Debra Kay Chamblee of Carlsbad, NM; son, Scott Alan Lane of Carlsbad, NM; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, Carl Tanner and wife, Mary of Carlsbad, NM; brother Dennis Tanner of Carlsbad, NM; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Cremation has taken place, and a memorial service will be held at 6:00 PM Friday, June 14, 2019, at the Power House Room - REC Center Carlsbad, NM with Elder Joe Gomez officiating. Denton-Wood Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.  Condolences may be expressed at

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Memorial Service
June 14, 2019

6:00 PM
Power House Room - Riverwalk Recreation Complex
400 Riverwalk Drive
Carlsbad, NM 88220

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