Mrs. Linda Gale Mathews, age 82, of Shelbyville, passed away October 21, 2022.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, October 29, at First United Methodist Church, with burial to follow at Wheel Cemetery. Pastor Abe Zimmerman and Pastor Larry Allbritton will officiate. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.
She was born October 24, 1939, in Shelbyville, to the late Robert Chunn and Lula Mae Pickle Chunn. She retired from the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration and was a member of First United Methodist Church.
She is preceded in death by her step-daughter, Ginger Johnson, and brother, Harlin Chunn.
She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Neal Mathews; three daughters, Tammy Brown, Paige (Steve) Adams, and Suzy Mathews; a son, Michael Mathews; sister, Barbara Plamowski; grandchildren: Brooke Harrell, Blake Taylor, Mason Gassaway, Ashlee Kessen, Alexis Brown, Melissa Smith, and Crystal Elliott; great-grandchildren: Madelyn Elizabeth Gassaway, Odin Kessen, Taylor Harrell, Neal Taylor, Annabelle Taylor, Nyles Taylor, Coby Clark, Nick Mason, Travis Smith, Aden Smith, Alissa Colbert, Brett Crockett, Carissa Elliott, and Derrick Elliott. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family.