Linda B. Cantey

Linda B. Cantey

Linda Boyd Cantey, 65, of Myrtle Beach, SC, passed away peacefully on July 7, 2019, at home surrounded by her loving family. Linda fought a very long, courageous battle, and she leaves behind a lifetime of beautiful memories filled with love and devotion to her husband and family.

Linda was born on February 8, 1954, in Kingstree, SC. She was the daughter of the late Leo and Christine Wrenn, and the late Kenneth E. Boyd.

Linda enjoyed the simple things in life, such as cooking a delicious southern meal, working in her yard, spending fun times and holidays with family, and sitting on her back porch listening to her favorite music. Going to Linda and Jay’s home for family gatherings was the highlight of the holidays for everyone.

Linda is survived by her loving husband of 40 years, J.L. “Jay” Cantey, Jr.; sisters Lois Boyd of Murrells Inlet; Tracy (Will) Harper of Spartanburg, SC; Wendy (Tony) Henderson of Pawleys Island, SC; her nephew Stephan (Lana) Henderson; her nieces Leah Henderson Monteleone (John Brady); Meredith Dark and Kaitlyn Henderson(Bryson Faggart); four great-nieces Grace, Vanessa and Hazel Henderson, and Cali Monteleone. Linda will be dearly missed by her beloved little companion, Abby.

The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 PM, Thursday, July 11, 2019, at McMillan-Small Funeral Home, 910 67th Ave North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572. A memorial service will follow at 2:00 PM in the chapel of the funeral home with Rev Meredith Dark and Rev. William Harper officiating. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Linda’s name to Heartland Hospice, 2411 N. Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.

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Tammy Hyman
Orange, Texas
Created On: 07/10/2019 02:47:19

I'm finding peace in my heart tonight in regards to my cousin. Even though we have lived many miles apart...we were able to keep in touch. She was always straight up on things and I always admired her for that. It's hard to "Let go" of our loved ones we cherish, and they will be missed.... but just know that her true journey has just begun..... Love to all, Tammy Hyman

Saundra Gardner Robertson
Chapin, SC
Created On: 07/09/2019 21:27:25

Linda and I were good friends at SSHS. She was liked by everyone, smart and especially cute. I pray for all of the family and hope you have peace in knowing that she is able to dance with Jesus in heaven.

Faye Borres
Orange, Texas
Created On: 07/09/2019 15:54:37

Linda was like a "daughter" to me and I loved her very much. We had spent a lot of time together in the younger years. She always made me laugh and lifted my spirits. I will miss our deep converstions we shared so much over the past 6 years.
Rest In Peace My "Linge".

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