Linda (Crouch) Milford Obituary

April 28, 1941 ~ May 21, 2024

83 Years Old


Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00pm on Friday, May 31, 2024 at Laird Funeral Home.

Linda C. Milford, 83, of Nacogdoches, passed away in the early morning of May 21, 2024, in Nacogdoches. She was born April 28, 1941, in El Dorado, Arkansas to A. H. “Tommy” and Mamie Crouch.

After graduating from Marshall High School, she continued her education at Texas Women’s University pursuing a fashion degree and eventually settling in Nacogdoches where she worked for Mize Factory until its closure. She then decided to change her career path when she began working at the Nacogdoches County Courthouse where she developed a love of accounting. She then pursued an accounting degree from Stephen F. Austin University. She began working for Axley and Rode Accounting Firm in Lufkin where she was made partner until her retirement.

In her spare time, Linda enjoyed reading, traveling, and embroidering. She was a lifelong member of the Friends of the Library. She also loved traveling and had the opportunity to visit many places both home and abroad. Linda was also a member of the East Texas Embroidery Guild and enjoyed creating works of art with her friends.

Linda is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Presley and husband, Brad of Longview; her son, James Milford and wife, Meagan of Richmond; her grandchildren, Andrea Presley, Robyn Presley, Heather Presley, Kamryn Presley, Harrison Milford, Mamie Milford, and Frances Milford; and great-granddaughter, Charlotte Gene Presley.

She was preceded in death by her parents, A. H. “Tommy” and Mamie Crouch; sister, Arlen Guy; and brother-in-law, Robert E. Guy.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please make donations to the Nacogdoches Public Library. Friends of Nacogdoches Public Library, 1112 North Street, Nacogdoches, Texas, 75961.

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