Woodward, Okla. — Linda Sue Phillips (White) was born March 5, 1940, to Walter Warren White and Zelma Mae White (Knight) in Woodward, OK. Linda was united in marriage to Don Phillips on March 12, 1957 in Mooreland, OK, where they made their home and had four children. She graduated from Mooreland High School in 1958, where she served as a State FHA officer. Linda kept the home and family in order and was instrumental in the family cattle business. Along with her husband, Linda ran the Sand Hill Cattle Co. Steakhouse in Mooreland that opened in 1975. She later owned and operated Trader’s Bistro, a restaurant in Woodward. Linda was a supporter of the 4-H Program and the Mooreland and Woodward County fairs. She was a devoted wife, mom, and grandma, who enjoyed scrap booking, baking, sewing, having family gatherings, and keeping track of the baby calves in the family cattle operation.
Linda was one of seven children raised west of Mooreland and is preceded in death by her parents and 5 siblings. She is survived by her husband, Don, of the home; four children, Jimmie Phillips, Tamara Dubnansky, Jeff Phillips and wife Sherri all of Mooreland, and Cindy Whitfield and husband Steve of Oklahoma City, as well as eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
The funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church in Mooreland with Pastor Larry Masoner, officiating. Interment will follow in the Mooreland Cemetery. Memorials can be made to the Woodard County 4-H with Redinger Funeral Home-PO Box 236-Seiling, OK 73663 serving as custodian of the funds. She will lie in state at the church from 11:00 a.m. until service time.