Linda Dillon

Published 2:27 pm Friday, November 5, 2021

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Linda Faye Dillon, 68 of Bogalusa, departed this life on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021. She was born in Smithdale, Miss., to the late Ridley and Stella Bell.

She was educated in the Bogalusa School System and graduated from Bogalusa High School. Linda grew up in First C.O.G.I.C. under the leadership of Elder Howard E. Quillen Sr. She remained a member under the leadership of Bishop Howard E. Quillen Jr.

She leaves to cherish her memories: one brother, Ridley Bell of Atlanta, Ga.; and two sisters, Margie Bell and Henrietta Davis of Bogalusa.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Stella Bell; her father, Ridley Bell; two brothers, Danny Bell and W. J. Bell; and two sisters, Flora Laney and Shelly Crumedy.

Drive-through viewing will be Tuesday, Nov. 9, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Crain and Sons Funeral Home of Bogalusa.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov. 10, at 11 a.m. at First Church of God in Christ, with Bishop Howard E. Quillen officiating. Interment will be at the Ponemah Cemetery.

Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Bogalusa is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook online at