Linda Lee Rich

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Linda Lee Vick Rich, age 75, of Huntsville and formerly of Jackson, died Dec. 27, 2021 at Hospice Family Care of Huntsville. She was surrounded by her three children and one of her sons-in-law.

Linda was born on Aug. 31, 1946 to Ruby Milstead Vick and Willie S. Vick in Mobile. She married her husband, Benjamin Rich, June 3, 1970, and together the couple had three children, Timothy Rich, Kathryn Nilphai and Mary Hughes. She lived a fulfilling life as a devoted mother and wife. As the wife of a career Navy man, she successfully navigated through many military moves and multiple solo tours of duty, while managing the busy lives of three children.

Linda is survived by her three children and their spouses, Sheiniz Rich, Apichit Nilphai and Jim Hughes, as well as six grandchildren, Flora Rich, Aliana Rich, Jacob Nilphai, Carlee Nilphai, Matthew Nilphai and Nicholas Nilphai. She is also survived by her sister, Katherine McDonald and her niece, Angie Walker.

Linda was preceded in death by her husband.

A private funeral service was held Sunday, Jan 2., at the Hampton Cove Funeral Home in Huntsville, followed by interment at the same location.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Linda’s name to the charity of your choice.

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