October 20, 1941 - April 17, 2021
Linda “Carol” Mahala, age 79, of Bristol, Tenn., went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 17, 2021. She was born on October 20, 1941 in Mountain City, Tenn., a daughter of the late Dudley Arthur Miller and Ruth Edna Brooks Miller. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, Jerry A. Miller. Carol was a very caring woman who would always do anything for anyone. She was a proud longtime member of Woodlawn Baptist Church. She enjoyed playing piano, singing, and reading books. Carol will be missed by everyone who knew her. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Millard J. Mahala; son, Richard Scott Mahala; daughter, Stephanie L. Kelsey and husband Dale; grandchildren, Angel Brooke Thacker; Linda Carolyn Bentley; and Keith Allen Bentley; sister, JoAnn Freeman; extended family, Dawn Gray Carrier, JaNeen Ramsey, Jennifer Hammons, Sheryl Crum, and Trina Combs; and close friends, Brian Pappas and wife Mazie. A Graveside Service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at Shipley Cemetery in Bristol, Tenn. with Pastor Steve Playl and Rev. Joe Blankenship officiating. Those who wish to attend are asked to wear shades of green in memory of Carol. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Toys for Tots or Habitat for Humanity. The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff of ICU 1 and the Emergency Room at Bristol Regional Medical Center for all the care shown to Carol. The family would also like to thank the members of Woodlawn Baptist Church for all the consistent prayers for Carol and her family. Arrangements especially for Mrs. Mahala and her family have been made through Oakley-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory.
Linda “Carol” Mahala, age 79, of Bristol, Tenn., went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 17, 2021. She was born on October 20, 1941 in Mountain City, Tenn., a daughter of the late Dudley Arthur Miller and Ruth Edna Brooks Miller.... View Obituary & Service Information
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