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Linda Evelyn Compton, 63, Metcalfe County, KY (1956-2019)

Linda Evelyn Deaton Compton, age 63, of Edmonton, passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019 in Nashville.

Funeral services will be held 1pmCT Wednesday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in the Compton Family Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8pmCT Tuesday and after 9amCT Wednesday at the funeral home.

Born in Indiana she was the daughter of the late John P. and Retha Doan Deaton.

Linda was a homemaker and member of the Sulphur Springs Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband William Compton of Edmonton.

Three sons - Eddie Compton of Edmonton, Charles (Tabitha) Compton of Center and Stephen Compton of Edmonton.

One granddaughter - Linda Compton of Center.

Three sisters - Shirley LaMaster of Peru, Indiana, Joyce Behny of Peru and Janet Benjamin of Edmonton.

Two brothers - John Deaton Jr and Ron Deaton both of Peru, Indiana.

Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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